Fees and Charges

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Fees and Charges

Charges $

General fiction, non-fiction, large print, puzzles, magazines, online resources, talking books (cassettes, CDs) and children's books

Free

Small fiction paperbacks

.50 per item

Rental fiction

From .80 to $2.00 per item
reducing to free as resource ages

DVDs

$4.00
reducing to free as resource ages

MP3 talking books

$4.50
reducing to free as resource ages

Library Fines

Children’s items

Adults items

Processing fee

No charge

.30 per day

$5.50 per item (for ALL items overdue by 28 days or more)

Placing Holds

From within adult collection

$1.00 per item

From within the children’s and teen collections

Free

From another NZ library (inter-library loan)

from $5.50 per item

Miscellaneous Items

Internet access

Free

Photocopying

From .20 per page

Printing

.40 per page

Faxing

From $1.00 per page

Replacement Card

$2.00

Lost books

Recommended retail price

Lost book processing fee

Debt collection charges

$5.50 per item

Charges + 20%

Visitor membership

$11.00 per month

Out of district library membership subscription

Membership for Tasman and Nelson residents

$80.00 per annum

Free

Payment options

You can pay your library charges at your library (Blenheim or Picton) by cash or Eftpos. You can also pay online using these details:

  • Bank: BNZ
  • Account Name: Marlborough District Council
  • Bank Account Number: 02-0600-0202861-00

Please enter the following information so we can identify your payment:

  • Reference: Your Library Card number/ UserID (on the back of your Library Card)
  • Code: use the word ‘Library’
  • Include your surname