Fees and Charges                                                    

Most items are free - this page explains fees and charges for borrowing, overdue items and other library services.

Rental Charges                                                    

Children's items free of charge  
Young Adult's items free of charge  
Adult Fiction & Non-fiction (older than 2 years) free of charge  
New Adult Fiction & Non-fiction * $1.50 for 3 weeks
New Large Print * $1.50 for 3 weeks
Magazines 50c for 3 weeks
Music CDs $1.00 for 3 weeks
DVDs $4.00 for 2 weeks

* new items are items less than two years old

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Overdue Charges                                                    


Child member

Adult member

Charge per item

10c per day

30c per day

Maximum charge per item



You can renew overdue items provided they are not reserved.

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Interloan Charges                                                    

Interloan charges apply when you borrow items from other libraries. Some libraries charge a higher fee for this service than others.

Standard charge (Reciprocal libraries)


Standard charge for child members (Reciprocal libraries)

free of charge

Non-reciprocal libraries


Non-reciprocal libraries for child members

fee as charged by the lending library

Standard urgent fee


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Other Charges                                                    

Lost or damaged items Replacement cost + $8.00 admin fee
Holds within Tasman District Library $2.00
Holiday Membership $10 per month
Replacement membership card $3.00

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Related Links

www.tasman.govt.nz newzealand.govt.nz