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.

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Know someone who’s made a difference?

Nominations open today for the Porirua Civic Awards and the Porirua Mayoral Awards.

1 Apr 2022
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Vaccine passes no longer needed at Porirua City Council facilities

It is effective from 5 April, 2022.

30 Mar 2022
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Proposal to lower Raiha St speed limit

Consultation is open on a speed limit change for Raiha Street

27 Mar 2022
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No more late fees at Porirua libraries

Overdue fines are being removed, to make libraries more accessible for all

24 Mar 2022

Funding available for our creative community

Need support for a creative project in our community? There might be funding for that.

22 Mar 2022

Recycling tips for lids

Sometimes it's the little things that get in the way of getting recycling right.

22 Mar 2022