Fees & Charges

How much do library services cost? Find out here.

 

Lending

Best seller books (1)

$4.90

DVDs (1)

$3.90 or $5.30 for multi disc set

Talking books

no charge

Overdue loan charges

Books, magazines, adult CDs

60 cents per day

Children’s books

20 cents per day

Best sellers and DVDs

$1.30 a day

Services free of charge

Children’s CDs and talking books

No charge

Internet

No charge

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Library membership

Membership cards (replacement)

$3.70

Anyone living, working, owning property or studying on the Kāpiti Coast can join the Kāpiti Coast District Libraries at no charge and use the resources of all of our SMART Libraries.

Horowhenua residents who do not meet the above criteria can join Kāpiti Coast District Libraries and use Ōtaki, Waikanae, Paraparaumu and Paekākāriki libraries.

Free

Anyone who is not in either of these categories can either join Kāpiti Coast District Libraries as a subscription   member or pay prescribed fees.

 

$2 per item, or $65 for 6 months, or $130 per annum

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Loans/reserves

Interloans

$15 each

International interloans

$31 each

Other services

Faxes and scanning – local/national

$1 for first page

50c for each subsequent page

Faxes and scanning – international

$1.50 for first page

50c for each subsequent page

Historic photo service

$5 per high resolution digital image emailed or copied to a CD to customer for   personal use.

$50 per high resolution digital image emailed or copied to a CD for commercial purposes.

Laminating

$2 for A4 and $4 for A3

Photocopying – black and white

20c charge per A4 side

30c charge per A3 side

Photocopying – colour

$1 charge per A4 side

$2 charge per A3 side

Library bags

$3.30

Replacement of lost or damaged library items

Price varies depending on publication. $5 administration fee also charged per item.

Purchase of library publications

Price varies depending on publication

Digital and ebook workshops

$25 - $45 per session

eBook publishing

Price varies depending on publication.

Pricing for non-fiction or graphic rich texts/manuscript formatting will be evaluated on a case by case basis as these can take much longer to format.

 (1 )        Items will be reduced by 50% for holders of a super gold card with a community services notation on their super gold card.

 (1)      No charge for the profoundly deaf borrowers for DVDs.

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Coastlands meeting room at Paraparaumu Library hire

Community groups

Community groups – evening

$50

Half day

$45

Full day

$75

Half day plus evening

$80

Full day plus evening

$110

Commercial groups

Commercial groups – evening

$95

Half day

$80

Full day

$140

Half day plus evening

$160

Full day plus evening

$210

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Related links

Kāpiti Coast District Libraries

 

Updated 30 June 2018