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Welcome to Porirua City Council

This website has information for residents, visitors and businesses in Porirua City about the services and facilities operated by Porirua City Council, located 25 kilometres north of Wellington City, New Zealand. Contact us on (04) 237 5089, 24 hours a day.  We are open 8 am - 5 pm business days except Thursday 9 am-5 pm.


Help shape our city’s future

Porirua City’s District Plan is under review and we’re looking for up to 12 people to help shape the next plan – and the future of our city.   See the Terms of Reference and Nomination Form on our News page.  Nominations close on Friday 31 March 2017.

Public consultation

Easter Sunday Trading

  • Should Porirua have Easter Sunday trading? We would like to hear your views whether or not the Council should adopt a policy that allows shops to open on Easter Sunday. The Council plans to consider views and make a decision in April.  See our Consultation page for more information.

Other pages of interest:

Upcoming Council and Committee Meetings

Attending our Meetings

The Meetings page has information about attending our meetings.

Subscribe to our Democratic Services Newsletter. Subscribe to receive an email alert when new meeting documents are available. You will need to confirm your subscription.

To view documents for other meetings, go to our Meeting Document Search System (opens separate window).


Other Links and Services

Pay your Rates by Credit Card

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Welly Wi-Fi and Gigabit Wi-Fi in CBD

We have a free public Wi-Fi service in selected locations around the Porirua Central Business District.

There is no time limit (first come, first served) as the total number of simultaneous users is restricted to ensure optimal service.

When you logon, you will be asked to accept the terms and conditions first.