Covid-19 Update


Porirua City is at the orange setting of the traffic lights protection framework. This means some changes to the way we work and live, as protections are in place to help minimise the spread of Covid-19 in the community. Find out more

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We know how important it is to keep in touch. We publish news in lots of different ways. These are our official media releases and other news updates.

Mayor Anita Baker

From your Mayor - 3 May 2022

The latest from Porirua Mayor Anita Baker.

2 May 2022
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Road Safety Week gets into gear

Council will be running a range of road safety activities in the CBD from 9–13 May.

2 May 2022

Parking – let’s get it right

If you park in a way that’s unsafe for pedestrians or other vehicles, you will receive a fine.

2 May 2022
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Porirua City Council welcomes 3 Water reforms

Council will retain ownership of infrastructure, with reforms to kick in 1 July, 2024.

29 Apr 2022
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Awards season is upon us!

There are several awards to recognise passion, creativity, business and volunteers in our community.

19 Apr 2022
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Anzac Day services in Porirua

Two dawn parades and a civic service to commemorate this special day in Porirua.

19 Apr 2022