COVID-19 pandemic

We’re closely following Government guidelines in relation to COVID-19. Please note this is affecting many of our services and for the latest updates please go to our Covid-19 information page.

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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 articles provided to local papers.

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Consultation opens on Plimmerton Farm rezoning

Consultation on the plan change will go for six weeks.

20 May 2020
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From your Mayor - 19 May 2020

Read the latest from Porirua Mayor Anita Baker

19 May 2020
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Support for Porirua sports groups

Fees and charges will be waived for sports clubs in the city, in the wake of the pandemic.

15 May 2020
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Residential rates deferral scheme for Porirua

Residents are urged to get in touch with the Council if they want rates payment deferred.

14 May 2020
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Porirua City services at Alert Level 2

Alert Level 2 will see lots of services up and running again, in a safe way.

12 May 2020

Porirua City Council wins national award for bringing tamariki and rangatahi to the fore

The Council's approach to children and young people has been nationally recognised.

8 May 2020