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.


Changing the rules to increase housing supply - have your say

The feedback for proposals closes on 6 May.

11 Apr 2022
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New electoral wards confirmed for Porirua City

The three new wards come into effect for October's local body election.

7 Apr 2022
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Council approves Calliope Crescent name change to Matahourua Crescent

The decision was made at a meeting of Council’s Te Puna Kōrero committee today.

7 Apr 2022
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Funding boost for Te Awarua-o-Porirua harbour

Porirua's precious harbour received a multi-million dollar boost today

7 Apr 2022

Hop to Porirua for Easter fun

Easter in Porirua is going to be fun for the whole family!

6 Apr 2022

Transmission Gully to transform Porirua

From Mayor Anita Baker.

6 Apr 2022