Fines are charged on overdue items at the following rates (overdue fines are only charged per open day of the branch library where you borrowed the item).
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.
Talking books: Adult - 15p per day overdue for each item, to a maximum of £5.00. No fines on children's items.
DVDs: 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 (if renewed, a further hire charge of £6 per renewal applies)
Music and play sets: from £20.00 (price on request)
Adults - £3. No charge for children’s items
£1 per week for children’s, information, and music
£2.50 per week for adult and children’s feature films
£4 per week for boxed sets containing 3 or more DVDs
Adult paperbacks from 40p
Adult hardbacks from 60p
Junior: from 20p
Audio: from 50p
DVDs: from £2.50
8GB flash drives: £5
A4, 15p per sheet
A3, 30p per sheet
A4 10p per sheet
A4: 15p black & white, 35p colour
A3: 20p black & white, 50p colour (where available)
Microfiche/film printout -
A4: 30p self-service, 50p postal (where available)
Digital copies and printouts undertaken by staff: £1 each (+ postage)
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
A4 size: £1.50
A3 size: £2.00
Books: In print - current published price
Out of print: current average cost for book type
Cost of rebinding if appropriate
DVDs: Individually priced
If a child loses a book it is the responsibility of the parent(s) to pay the replacement cost
£15 per hour; £30 per 3 hour session. (Please ask branch librarian re out of hours availability and costs)
£20 per hour, £50 per 3 hour session during library opening hours. (Please ask branch librarian re out of hours availability and costs)
Use of kitchen facilities:
Brecon £10, others £5
Reduced rates for regular bookings:
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
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
Prices are per exhibition, for up to one month’s duration
The exhibitor is responsible for insuring their own exhibits – the library service cannot take responsibility for loss or damage of items.
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