Phone: 04 237 1533

Fax: 04 237 7320

Hours Open:

  • Monday: 10am–5:30pm
  • Tuesday: 10am–5:30pm
  • Wednesday: 10am–5:30pm
  • Closed on Public Holidays

Venue Types: Library

Amenities: Wheelchair Access, Toilets

Suitable for Ages: Families

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

The Porirua Library is located on the corner of Norrie and Parumoana Streets. The entrances are from Norrie Street or the lane next to Harvey Normans.

Free parking is available in the Te Rauparaha Arena carpark, or on the streets around the library.

Porirua City operates one central library in the Porirua Central Business District, and five branch libraries at Cannons Creek, Plimmerton, Pukerua Bay, Titahi Bay and Whitby. Visit our Hours page on our website to see our opening hours, and our Locations page to view Google location maps of our central and branch libraries.

The library holds an extensive and current collection of books and magazines as well as a range of other items.

Collections held in the Porirua Library include comprehensive Genealogy and Maori/Pacific Island collections as well as DVDs, CDs, best-sellers and large print books.

E-books are now available for Porirua Library members to download at www.epukapuka.org

Visit our website for more information about the library collections and what we can do for you.

Porirua residents and ratepayers can join the library free.