About Us

Porirua Pharmacy has been situated in Mungavin Ave in the same shop, since the Mungavin Shops opened in the 1960's, and has been serving the community ever since. Paula Richardson is the current proud owner of Porirua Pharmacy (since 1993)
Porirua pharmacy is very much a community pharmacy serving the local area with prescriptions, medicines, health advice and services tailored to the community. You can check out our services here


Meet the TEAM!


Paula Richardson - Pharmacy Owner and Manager
Paula has over 30 years of experience in pharmacy and 20+ of these years at Porirua Pharmacy. If she is not here she will be out on the golf course or in the garden but you can always be sure you will be well looked after by the rest of the team.

Annie - Senior Pharmacist
Annie completed her internship here in 2012 and she has been back at Porirua Pharmacy for 2 years now. She can help you with all your prescription, medicines and inquires.

Kay - Intern Pharmacist
Upon completing the one year intern programme, she will be a registered pharmacist!

Sharlene - Retail Assistant
She has been with the team over 10 years and has a lot of pharmacy experience. 
If there is a product you want and cannot find, provided it is available, Sharlene will find it for you!