Frequently Asked Questions
Q. I have an interest in the arts in and around Porirua City and wish to be more involved. How can I do that?
A. See our web page How to Help for suggestions, or contact the relevant individual or organisation listed on the Porirua Community Arts Council Arts Hub.
Q. Who elects the Porirua Community Arts Council Committee?
A. The Porirua Community Arts Council Committee is elected at the Annual General Meeting, usually held in October. Individuals wishing to serve on the committee need to be nominated by an existing committee member.
Q. Does Porirua Community Arts Council receive any funding from ratepayers via Porirua City Council?
A. The only funding from ratepayers and Porirua City Council received by Porirua Community Arts Council (PCAC) in the past was a contestable grant specifically to assist with staging festival of the Elements on Waitangi Day. These funds were not guaranteed and had to be requested from Council each year. This event is no longer run by PCAC.