Library fees and charges

The fees and charges below apply to our library services.

All fees are stated as GST inclusive and are effective from 1 July 2020. Council reserves the right to review any fees and charges at any time. Please check with Council for any updates.

Where the actual fees incurred by council are higher than the fees shown, actual costs will be charged.

If a fee or charge for a Council service is not specifically listed below the charge or fee will be the total of the actual cost of materials, officer time incurred to provide the service and GST.

Replacement membership cards $2.00
Compact disc (CD) rental no charge
DVD rental single DVD $2.00
TV series DVDs $4.00
children's DVDs no charge
Ukelele rental per item (for 4 weeks) $2.00
Reproduction of archival photographs   actual costs
Requests for adult material   no charge
Requests for children's and teen's material   no charge
Interloans per item $8.00
Black and white printing and/or copying per page $0.20
Colour printing and/or copying per page $1.00
Overdue adult books, magazines and all audio visual material per day per item $0.50
Overdue children's and teen's books, audio books, and magazines per day per item no charge
Lost or damaged library material administration fee plus Adults $10.00
  original purchase price Children $5.00
Paid item delivery service (new online request service) within Hutt Valley urban area $6.00
  rural and other areas $10.00
Book covering service per book $5.00
Disc cleaning service per disc $2.00