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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.


Before voting in this year’s local body elections get to know your candidates at a series of public meetings in September.

  • 28 September, 1pm, Maraeroa Marae, organised by Wesley Community Action for mayoral, northern, eastern and western ward candidates.

View a list of the candidate profiles here


Are you ready to vote?

You can help shape the future of Porirua City by voting in October’s local body election to choose the Mayor and 10 Councillors.

You should have received your Voting documents in the mail this week.  Use the envelope to return your voting document to the Council Electoral Officer.

For more information on the voting process, click here.

View List of Candidates

Spicer Landfill Updates

Our Spicer Landfill Updates page provides background and updated information as it comes to hand about work at Spicer Landfill.


Other pages of interest:

Upcoming Council and Committee Meetings

Inaugural Meeting for new Council: Wednesday 26 October 2016

Attending our Meetings

Our 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

Porirua City Council provides 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.