You may use your library card at all three libraries and borrow up to 35 items. Please bring your card with you every time you visit the library.
|Item type||Free loan period||Rental fee|
|Books, magazines, talking books||4 weeks||Free|
|Bestseller collection||2 weeks||$5|
|DVDs - film, music, TV series||2 weeks||$2|
|DVDs - non-fiction||2 weeks||Free|
|CDs - music||2 weeks||Free|
Fees and charges
Extended loan charge
If you choose to keep your items for longer than the free loan period, the following charges will apply:
|Collection||Extended loan charge|
|General collection (adult, young adult, and parent)||30c per day per item|
|Bestseller collection||$1 per day per item|
|Children's collection||No charge|
Hold fees (reserves)
- $2.00 per item
- Children's and Young Adults' items are exempt from this charge
Replacement library card
- $5.00 - $20.00 per item
- National Library of New Zealand CD: $5.00 per item
Outstanding unpaid accounts
If you owe the library $20 or more you may not borrow any more items until this amount is cleared.
Outstanding debts of $20 or more may be referred to a debt collection agency, with a $10 non-refundable debt administration fee added. All costs incurred in the recovery of outstanding accounts will be paid by the customer.