The following numbers cover most emergency or urgent situations. If you think we've missed an important contact, please let us know.
|Life-threatening emergency||Dial 111 for Police, Fire, Coastguard or Ambulance service.||Police
Wellington Free Ambulance
|Poison help||Call the Poisons Prevention Line on 0800 POISON (764 766), 24 hours 7 days.
|Civil defence emergency
||See websites for information and advice. For Bay specific information, see our Titahi Bay Civil Defence page.
|Other Urgent Issue||Contact||More Information|
|Dangerous Driving||Note the vehicle licence plate, time and brief description of driver then phone the Police on 111.||Police|
|Family Violence||Call Porirua Living Without Violence on 237 6009. To contact the advocate for children and young people who witness family violence, email the Cannons Creek Fanau Centre.
||Porirua Living Without Violence|
|Graffiti, vandalism, tagging and breaking bottles||If you see it happening, phone the Police on 111. If you discover it later, phone Porirua City Council on 237 5089, 24 hours 7 days.||Porirua City Council Graffiti, Vandalism & Tagging|
|Health concerns||Call Healthline on 0800 611 116, 24 hours 7 days.||Healthline|
|Litter, garden waste and rubbish dumping||Phone Porirua City Council on 237 5089, 24 hours 7 days - litter officers can sometimes track down offenders! Garden rubbish can spread weeds. Take your rubbish to the Spicer Landfill.
||Porirua City Council Littering & Rubbish Dumping|
|Medical||If your GP is unavailable, Kenepuru Accident & Emergency Clinic is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.||Kenepuru Accident & Emergency Clinic|
|Problem dogs||Call Animal Control at Porirua City Council on 237 5089, 24 hours 7 days.||Porirua City Council Animal Control|
||Call Women's Refuge on 234 6118
|Environment hotline||Call 0800 496 734 and tell them if anything looks or smells wrong in streat gutters, streams or harbour.||Greater Wellington Regional Council - Land management|
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