Reservation Fees, Hire Charges and Fines

Reservation Fees

Reservation fees for books are charged as follows:-

Adults 40p per item
Senior Citizens 40p per item
An extra charge may apply for items obtained from outside the County.
Under 18s Free
Under 5s Free

Some concessions may apply; please ask at your local library.

Hire Charges

Hire charges apply where these services are available:-

  Charge Loan period
Adult Spoken Word £1.35 21 days
Junior Spoken Word Free 21 days
CDs £0.55 per CD - borrow 2 and get a 3rd CD loan on the same day free 7 days
DVDs £0.55 per DVD 7 days
Language courses £13.50 90 days

Some concessions may apply; please ask at your local library.

Fines

Fines are charged dependent upon the type of item:-

Books, Spoken Word, CDs Adults 22p per day
Under 5s Free
Under 18s 14p per day
Senior Citizens 14p per day
Language Courses Adults 90p per day
Under 18s 60p per day
Senior Citizens 60p per day
DVDs An additional hire charge

Where a library member has an unpaid account of £10 or more, they will not be allowed to borrow further items until the amount owed is fully paid.