Covid-19 Update

Alert Level 2
Most Council facilities are open and will be operating under the Level 2 guidelines, keep an eye on our Facebook page for regular updates or visit our Covid-19 Services and facilities page. For up to date information about alert levels, community cases, and getting tested visit and

Government Updates Ministry of Health Porirua City Council facilities & services Covid-19 welfare information


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Feedback sought on harbour-inspired wards proposed for next Porirua election

Have you had your say on the proposed new ward structure yet?

16 Sep 2021
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From your Mayor - 14 September 2021

The latest from Mayor Anita Baker

14 Sep 2021
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Lower traffic speeds lead to safer Fantame Street in Porirua

Waka Kotahi's Innovating Streets programme has led to colourful and safety improvements on the busy street.

8 Sep 2021
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Porirua City services at Alert Level 2

Most council facilities will be back up and running at Alert Level 2, in a safe way.

7 Sep 2021

Endangered native tree brought back to life in Porirua

The waiwaka has been given a new lease on life.

6 Sep 2021
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Porirua City services at Alert Level 3

What's open and what's not at Alert Level 3

31 Aug 2021