We're open

We’re open but with Covid-19 safety restrictions in place, including contact tracing, physical distancing and good hygiene protocols. There may be delays, so please be patient.

Government Covid-19 site Porirua City pandemic page Porirua Helpline

COVID-19 Library Update

Libraries are now open and operating under the Level 2 guidelines..We are following Government guidelines and ask everyone to do the same.

Libraries are now open with limited services

  • We are now open for returns, issues, browsing, and reservations, public internet
  • We are NOT currently able to operate genealogy, or programs & events.
  • All on loan items have had their due date extended to the 4 June 2020
  • Please check the opening hours as in some cases these have changed.
  • If you have any concerns about items you currently have on loan please contact the library.
  • We have a large number of expired, placed, and in transit reservations from the Level 4 shutdown, we will try to source or reallocate them as quickly as possible.
  • You can still access our online eBooks and resources


For official information and updates visit covid19.govt.nz and health.govt.nz