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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.


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Have you enrolled 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.

It’s easy to enrol or update your details if you’ve moved house or changed your name.

Go to to enrol, or find out more under Enrolling to Vote.

Standing for Council - nominations now open

Love where you live?  Then consider standing for Council at the local body elections in October.  Go to our Elections 2016 section to see Candidate Information, Nomination Forms, our Candidate Booklet (pdf) and Pre-Election Report (pdf).  You can also find out which Voting Ward you live in on our WardFinder.

Civic Awards Nominations now open

Do you know someone who deserves recognition for outstanding voluntary community service?  Our annual Civic Awards are now open for nomination. See our Civic Awards page for the criteria and nomination forms.

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

Council Meeting - Wednesday 27 July 2016 at 5.30pm
Agenda / Documents / Late Report - Council will be required to accept this report as a late item before it can be considered

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

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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.