Library charges

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Fines - books

Branches: Adult: 15p per day overdue for each item (max. £5.00 per item).
Mobile libraries: 15p per item per missed visit.
Children: no fines on children's items.

Fines - other

Talking books: Adult - 15p per day overdue for each item, to a maximum of £5.00. No fines on children's items. 

 Hire charge £1.00: no rehire; fine of 20p per day

Hire charge £2.50: no rehire; fine of 50p per day to a maximum of £5.00


Books in stock or on order: no charge
Not in stock book or periodical: £6.00
Music and play sets: £20.00

Talking Books Hire Charges

Adults - £2. No charge for children’s items

DVD Hire Charge

£1 per week for children’s, information, and music
£2.50 per week for adult and children’s feature films

Replacement tickets

Adult/children: £1

Sales of withdrawn stock

Adult fiction: from 20p
Non-fiction: from 50p
Junior: from 10p
Audio: from 50p

Sale of flash drives/memory sticks

8GB flash drives: £5




A4, 10p per sheet

A3, 20p per sheet


A4 5p per sheet


A4: 15p black & white, 35p colour

Microfiche/film printout -
A4: 30p self-service, 50p postal (where available)

A3: 20p black & white, 50p colour (where available)

Digital copies and printouts undertaken by staff: £1 each


Incoming: 50p per page
Outgoing: UK £1; Europe - £2 for 1st page, £1 for each subsequent page; World - £3 for 1st page, £1 for each subsequent page  

Laminating (where available)

A4 size:  £1.50
A3 size:  £2.00

Books: In print - current published price

Out of print: current average cost for book type

DVDs: Individually priced

Voluntary/educational organisations:

£15 per hour; £30 per 3 hour session. £50 per 3 hour session out of library opening hours(to cover cost of caretaker call out)

Other organisations:

£20 per hour, £50 per 3 hour session during library opening hours; no out of hours availability

Use of kitchen facilities: 

Brecon £10, others £5

We offer a 10% reduction for regular bookings( 10 per year and over)


Non selling exhibitions: £10
Selling exhibitions: £50 + 10% of sales for selling exhibitions

Display cases: 

Non selling exhibitions: £5
Selling exhibitions, per case: £25.00 + 10% of sales for selling exhibitions

Local organisations information displays:

FREE at the discretion of the Branch Librarian  

Please see our policy and terms and conditions for more information.


Quick look ups (up to half an hour) - £12.50

One hour - £25.00

Two hours £50