Loan Periods and Charges

​Membership Subscriptions

Residents from Rotorua, Tauranga, Western BOP, Whakatane, ​​Opotiki, Kawerau & Taupō

Borrowers from outside the above boundaries$50.00 per annum
​Visitors$50.00 ($40.00 refunded on closure of account)​

Rental items & Issue period

Rental Charge​Issue period​
​Adult Fiction (includes paperbacks)Free3 weeks​
​New Releases Books​​$3.0010 days
​New Releases DVDs and Magazines​​$3.00​10 days
​Adult magazines$1.00*1 week​
​Free Magazines​Free​1-3 weeks
​​DVDsMovies$3.002 week​s
TV Series​$5.00​3 weeks​
​Children's DVDs​$2.00​1 week
​​Toys​$1.50 - $3.00​​3 weeks​
*Resident Senior discount applies to Adult magazines    $0.50* 1 week


Overdue Charges

Adult items$0.20 per day​
​New Releases Books, DVDs and Magazines$1.00 per day​
​Teens' & children's items$0.10 per day​
​Other DVDs
​Outstanding accounts sent for debt collection will be subject to a debt collectors fee

Other Charges

  • Hold (Reserve) Fee - Applies to all adult items, toys and all DVDs - Per item $1.00
  • Interloans - Applies to all items - $20.00
  • Lost or damaged items - Replacement cost plus administration fee of $3.00​ for lost items
  • A minimum charge of $10 to cover postage costs will apply to books from other libraries returned by mistake to Rotorua.​
  • Photocopying A4
    • B&W $0.20
    • Colour $1.00
  • Photocopying A3
    • B&W $0.40
    • Colour $2.00
  • Microfiche & Reference Collection printouts - Per A4 page $0.2​0
  • Internet & Office Application PCs
    • FREE
    • B/W printouts per single sided page $0.20
    • B/W printouts per double sided page $0.40
  • Wireless internet (WIFI)
    • FREE
  • Scanning to email - FREE (Maximum 20 pages per email)
Page reviewed: 28 Jan 2018 2:07pm