Covid-19 Update


From Monday 24 January, Porirua City is at the red 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, local news and articles provided to local papers.


Porirua volunteers lauded at Wellington Airport Community Awards

The winners will go on to the regional awards later in the year.

13 Jul 2021
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Infrastructure investment in eastern Porirua welcomed

Government's investment of $136 million provides capacity for extra housing

12 Jul 2021
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Views sought on northern Kenepuru roading improvements

A public drop-in session will be held on 15 July.

7 Jul 2021
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New wards coming for the next council election

With a new Māori ward coming it's time to look at the governance arrangements for Porirua.

5 Jul 2021
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Porirua sets city’s long term priorities

Infrastructure, harbour health and climate change are the key priorities for Porirua.

30 Jun 2021

Pāuatahanui Inlet pathway completion welcomed

Te Ara Piko's last section was officially opened this week (28 June).

28 Jun 2021