Mayoral Certificate of Recognition Awards

Mayoral Certificates of Recognition are awarded by the Mayor on behalf of the Council (following Council approval) to any individual or group that has made a significant contribution to the Porirua City Community, or has made a significant achievement that deserves to be recognised by the Porirua City community.

The Mayoral Certificate of Recognition was included in the awards system from November 2000. They can be issued at any time, but have mainly been awarded to coincide with the Civic Awards.

2016 Mayoral Certificates of Recognition

Civic Award and Mayoral Certificate of Recognition Award Recipients 2016.

Civic Award and Mayoral Certificate of Recognition Award recipients
Back row from left: the parents of Tristan Will, Phil O’Connell, Margaret Smith, John Rowe’s daughter, Taku Parai, Mayor Nick Leggett
From row from left: Pania Houkamau-Ngaheu, Le’autuli’ilagi Sauvao, Mazina Jalal, Esther McKendrick, Graham Kelly, Jenny Lester

Recipients absent from group photo: Phil Roache, Barbara Edmonds, Liz Harley, Rosemary Patterson

  • Jenny Lester
  • Margaret Smith
  • Tristan Will
  • Rosemary Patterson
  • Mazina Jalal
  • John Rowe
  • Phil O’Connell
  • Phil Roache
  • Barbara Edmonds
  • Pania Houkamau-Ngaheu

2014 Mayoral Certificates of Recognition

  • Dennis and Enid Kennemore
  • Pip Piper
  • Marie Wright
  • Elizabeth Meaclem

2013 Mayoral Certificates of Recognition

  • Sam Hunt

2011 Mayoral Certificates of Recognition

  • Marilyn Baigent
  • Paula Warren
  • Nathan and Hayley Cooksley
  • Grant Te Tau
  • The Fource Barbershop Quartet: Knoxana Leasi, Olivia Samuel, Theodora Esera and Georgina Peniamina

2008 Mayoral Certificates of Recognition

  • Thomas Thomas
  • Gordon Walsh

2007 Mayoral Certificates of Recognition

  • Phil Jensen
  • Rosetta (Rosie) Gallen

2003 Mayoral Certificates of Recognition

  • Julie Obren
  • Grant Te Tau