Contact Porirua City Council

This page has contact information for Porirua City Council, how to report a problem, make a request, lodge an official complaint, or give feedback or praise. There's also a list of other important numbers for the public to use.

Our Contact Details

Contact Telephone: +64 (04) 237 5089 , 24 hours 7 days

Postal Address:

Porirua City Council
P O Box 50218
Porirua 5240
New Zealand

Street Address:

Ground Floor
Administration Building
Porirua City Council
16 Cobham Court
Porirua 5022
New Zealand

Opening Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday - 8 am-5 pm; Thursday 9 am - 5 pm.

Location Map: View our printable location map, or search on Google - 16 Cobham Court, Porirua.

New Zealand Relay Service - a relay service for deaf, hearing impaired, speech impaired, and deafblind users.

Mayor and Councillors

To contact the Mayor or Councillors, go to our Your Council page.

Animal Control Centre / Dog Pound Hours and Location

The Animal Control Centre / Dog Pound is located in the Porirua City Council Depot, 13 Prosser Street, Elsdon ( right next door to the New Zealand Kennel Club).  

Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.30pm, Saturday 9.00am to 10.00am and Sunday 9.00am to 9.30am.

Location Map: Search on Google - 13 Prosser St, Porirua

Environment Hotline

Report pollution incidents immediately to the 24hr Environment Hotline on 0800-496-734. That way the source can be tracked down and remedial action taken. The Greater Wellington Regional Council wants to know about all environmental incidents which involve the contamination of land, water; air and the coastal marine area.

Other Important Numbers

  • 24 hour Sports InfoLine: 0800 237 150. Closure of grounds is also announced on the Newstalk ZB radio station.
  • Book a building site inspection: Phone Council's dedicated "Inspection Hotline" (04) 237 3844.
  • Report dead, injured or straying marine animals: Department of Conservation freephone 0800 362 469
  • Report animal abuse, mistreatment or malnourishment: RSPCA (04) 389 8044