Mayor Of Porirua City

About the Mayor

Porirua City is young, diverse and open for business.  We are proud of our city and the lifestyle and work opportunities it offers residents.  Please get in touch if you have any queries about the Council's strategies or services. (Nick Leggett).

Mayor Nick Leggett.Nick Leggett was first elected as Mayor in 2010, and is the 4th Mayor of Porirua City.  He was first elected to the Council as a Councillor aged 19 years in 1998. 

Nick was born and raised in Porirua, educated at Tawa College and Victoria University, building his career in commercial real estate in Wellington. He is married to Emily, has a step-daughter and they're expecting in July 2016.

Nick's interests include making the most of our city's stunning natural environment and keeping fit with running and walking, catching up with friends and following sports and current events.

The Mayor is a member of the Capital and Coast District Health Board.

Our vision is for Porirua to be great place to live, work and raise a family. Find out more about our Strategic Priorities for Porirua City.

Contact the Mayor

Please contact me, or one of your local Councillors, to discuss any concerns or ideas you have about your area.

  • Phone (business hours): (04) 237 1400
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  • Post: The Mayor, Porirua City Council, PO Box 50218, Porirua, 5240
  • Social Media: Facebook, Twitter

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