From Monday 24 January, Porirua City is at the red setting of the Covid-19 traffic lights protection framework. This means some changes to the way we work and live, as protections are in place to help minimise the spread of Covid-19 in the community. Find out more
Become a Porirua Library card member as a: Junior library card holder, an adult library card member, a local teacher library card holder. Library membership is free for Porirua residents, or if you work for a Porirua business.
We have free eBooks, eAudiobooks, Beamafilm movies, and a free home delivery service if you are housebound
Porirua Library can interlibrary loan magazine articles, most books, most CDs, some videos and some DVDs. If we do not have it, we can interloan the item for a $10 to $15 cost.
How many books can I borrow? What are the fines if they're overdue? Why do we have a library? Answers to the bigger questions are in our policies.
You can pay in person at any location, or if you find it easier to pay online, make a simple internet banking transfer and you'll be good to go.