Settlement Support New Zealand Porirua

Porirua City Council runsSettlement SupportNew Zealand Porirua, a self-referral settlement support service for refugees and migrants. It is based in the Employment Hub onHagley Street.

 Visit the website for Settlement Support New Zealand Porirua.

Projects 2012
Orientation Activities for newcomers to New Zealand

These are held throughout the year on an ongoing basis. Check out www.pcc.govtnz/aboutporirua for details.

Citizenship Ceremony

Every few months the Council hosts a Citizenship Ceremony. The meeting is addressed by Mana Whenua and the Mayor. New citizens are provided with aNew Zealandnative plant to recognise their new status.

NZ Employment Law

Are you new to New Zealand? If so, you are invited to a free seminar on New Zealand Employment Law. The information will be presented by Whitireia Community Law Centre and Employment Contract Services

 Topics covered

  • Employment agreement and minimum conditions
  • Public Holiday Entitlement
  • Solving employment relationship problems
  • Leave and breaks- all types and conditions
  • Trial period and Entitlements on resignation

 Where: Te Rauparaha Arena     Theatrette
When: 10am to 11.30am, Monday 3rd December 2012

 To register for a place (and for catering purposes) please contact the Settlement Support co-ordinator on 237 3578 or email


Contact :Annette Woods,  or Ph 04 237 3578 or 0800 776 948 (free phone in New Zealand).

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