Settlement Support NZ logo. Moving to Porirua City

This section describes the operation and activities of Settlement Support Services in Porirua City which assists newcomers to Porirua settle in as part of the community.

What is Settlement Support?

Settlement Support is a government funded initiative to provide information to newcomers to New Zealand.

Your local Settlement Support Coordinator, Annette Woods, can provide you and your family with local information and connect you to the services you need.

Information about local community support groups and services can be found under the following categories:

Publications & Events

Settlement Support Porirua publishes a regular newsletter.

Visit the Settlement Support Newsletter page to download a copy of the latest or recent newsletters.

See also the Settlement Support Events page for occasional events, workshops and other activities.

A set of information sheets have been prepared covering the following subjects:

These Information Sheets will be progressively added to this website for download, or may be obtained from the office below.

Contact Details

You can find us at:
Level 2,
BNZ Tower,
14 Hartham Place,

You can contact the Porirua Settlement Support Coordinator, Annette Woods with any enquiries by telephone or email.

  • Telephone 04 237 3578 or 0800 776 948 (free phone in New Zealand)
  • Email

Links to more information

Porirua City Council links:

External Websites: (links open in a new window)