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Sales of withdrawn stock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.

Download the booking form here


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

One hour - £25.00

Two hours £50