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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News - Arnold Park revamp

Fun for all on Porirua’s revamped playgrounds

Play equipment for children of different abilities features in two newly revamped Porirua playgrounds.

28 Nov 2017
News - Tutuira Place gets new name

Tutuira Place name changed

Getting a name right is important and today Tutuira Place, off Wi Neera Drive, now has its full name.

24 Nov 2017
Mayor Mike Tana and Deputy Mayor Izzy Ford

Christmas in the Park just days away

The countdown is on and excitement is building, with Porirua City’s Christmas in the Park just days away.

23 Nov 2017
News - Partnership Agreement signing

Council and Ngāti Toa Rangatira reaffirm partnership

Porirua City Council and Ngāti Toa Rangatira commit to working together with Partnership Agreement.

22 Nov 2017
News - administration building

City administration building upgrades kept to minimum

The Council agreed last night to carry out overdue work on Porirua’s old administration building but with a cap on spending.

22 Nov 2017
News - Cannons Creek students

Cannons Creek students in spotlight

An exciting part of this year’s Measina Festival is the debut performance based on the children’s story Watercress Tuna and the Children of Champion Street.

19 Nov 2017