Loan Periods and Charges



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​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

Items may be renewed twice, either online, in the library or by calling 07 348 4177 UNLESS the item has been reserved by another borrower.

If you renew a rental item you will be charged another rental charge.

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​

Outstanding accounts sent for debt collection will be subject to a debt collectors fee

Other Charg​es

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
Incorrectly returned items - A minimum charge of $10 to cover postage costs will apply to books from other libraries returned by mistake to Rotorua Library.

Photocopying & Printing

A4 B&W $0.20 per single sided page
A4 Colour $1.00 per single sided page
A3 B&W $0.40 per single sided page
A3 Colour $2.00 per single sided page
Microfiche & Reference printouts - Per A4 page $0.2​0

Chromebox Internet computers FREE
Wireless internet (WIFI) FREE
Scanning to email - FREE (Maximum 20 pages per email)




Page reviewed: 21 Apr 2021 4:47pm