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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Porirua reviewing Council representation

The Council will be reviewing its representation arrangements in June and is calling for community feedback now before formulating any specific proposals.

24 Apr 2018
City Projects - Peace memorial upgrade

New focus for Anzac Day civic ceremony in Porirua

Our Peace Memorial at Te Rauparaha Park has been upgraded.

16 Apr 2018
news - body cameras for parking wardens

Body cameras to help keep staff safe

Porirua City’s parking wardens and animal control officers will now wear body cameras for extra security.

13 Apr 2018
news - Te Ara Utiwai opening

New track on Rangituhi one of New Zealand's best

A new walking and cycling track showcasing the very best of Porirua’s bush and scenery.

27 Mar 2018
Planting in Waitangirua.

Shine a spotlight on local heroes

We want to celebrate people who’ve done great things for Porirua city and are calling on you to nominate local heroes.

23 Mar 2018
News - LTP consultation document

Porirua City’s Long-term Plan released for community feedback

Porirua City’s Long-term Plan consultation document will be released tomorrow

22 Mar 2018