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Fees and Charges

List of all the fees and charges for the services provided by Whangarei Libraries.
All prices are GST inclusive.
Updated: 3/05/2017 1:39 p.m.

Membership

Whangarei District residents and rate payers Free

Non-ratepayers and visitors memberships
$30 refundable deposit and $38 annual subscription

$68.00
Items per card limit 30 items
Additional cards (non-refundable)
Per family member

$15.00 

Replace a lost regular card Free
Key tag library card (including replacements) $4.00

 

Overdue and lost items, uncollected requests 

Overdue charges (per non-rental item) ​Per day: $0.40
Maximum: $8.50
Lost items
Plus administration fee
​Replacement value of item plus $8.50
Uncollected requests or holds
To cancel unwanted requests or holds, log-in to My Account or contact us by phone or email.
​$1.00 per item

 

Interlibrary loans

From a cooperating New Zealand library $6.00 per item
From a non-cooperating New Zealand library  At least $19.00 per item
From an Australian library $40 per item
Urgent requests $25 to $30 per item
Additional charges from other lending institutions may apply

 

Audio visual

DVDs - Movie, TV series and Children's - per 1 week
Hearing Impaired - one item per visit
Overdue fines: per item - per day

$2.00
Free
$0.50
Maximum: $16.50
DVDs - ​General Interest (non fiction) - per 2 weeks
Overdue fines: per item - per day
​Free
$0.40
Maximum: $8.50
DVDs - New release  - per 3 days 
Overdue fines: per item-per day

$4.00
$1.10
Maximum: $16.50

Music CDs : Classical, Popular, Jazz and World Music
- per 1 week
Overdue fines: per item - per day
Free

$0.40
Maximum: $8.50
Talking books - per 4 weeks
Overdue fines: per item - per day
Free
$0.40
Maximum: $8.50

 

Bestseller Books

Bestseller books -  per 1 week
Overdue fines: per item – per day
$3.00
$1.10 
Maximum Fines $16.50

 

Games 

Jigsaw puzzles – per 2 weeks 
Overdue fines: per item - per day
Free
$0.40
Maximum: $8.50

 

Library facility charges

Photocopying - self service

Black and white A4 - per page $0.10
A3 - per page $0.20
Colour A4 - per page $1.00
A3 - per page $2.00

 

Laminating service

 A4 - per sheet $2.00
 A3 - per sheet $4.00

 

Computers and Internet services

Blank swipe card $2.00
Computers  per hour $4.00
per 30 minutes $2.00
per 15 minutes $1.00
per 5 minutes $0.50
Printing - A4 Black and white - per page $0.10
Colour - per page $1.00

 

Scanning service

Document scans by library staff $1.00 per page
Self service on photocopier $0.10 per page

 

Fax services

0800 numbers $2.00
Local – first page $2.00
National – first page $2.50
International – first page $3.00
Receiving – first page $1.00
All additional pages $0.20

 

Display boards and cabinets hire service

Notice boards – per 1 week $12.50
Display cabinet – per 1 week $12.50
​Maximum hire period: 2 weeks ​

 

Meeting room

May Bain Room at Whangarei Central Library
Booking fee - per day $25.00
Plus room hire - per hour $25.00
50% discount on room hire fees for local non-profit groups
Sundries supplied - hot water & cups $10.00
Data projector hire $30.00

 

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