It’s free to join the library and borrow items from our collections, however, to enable us to make our services available to everyone, fees, fines and charges apply to some services.
Charges are effective from 1 July 2017.
To avoid fines, you can set up email notifications to be alerted before your items are due.
|Junior or teenage items||10c per day|
|Adult items||30c per day|
|Debt collection charge (in addition to outstanding fines)||$15.50|
We suspend your borrowing rights if:
- you have an item more than 21 days overdue
- you have overdue fines of $30 or more
- your outstanding fines are $50 or more, at which time they are passed to a debt collection agency.
Lost or damaged items
|Lost library card||$4|
|Damaged disc covers||$5.50|
For all other items lost or irretrievably damaged, we charge the retail cost.
If you request an item not held by the Boroondara Library Service, the cost is $5.80 per request, plus possible additional charges from the lending library. See request a new library item.
Photocopying and printing
You can print documents or from the internet from any of our libraries.
|Size and colour||Charge per copy|
|A4 black and white||20c|
|A4 colour (photocopying only)||$1.50|
|A3 black and white||40c|
|A3 colour (photocopying only)||$2.50|
See individual rooms listed in book a library meeting room.