Loan Periods & Fees

(Effective April 1 2016: The total number of items that can be borrowed or put on hold on a single library card at any one time is 100.)

Library Item  Loan Period
Adult books 3 weeks
Children's books 3 weeks
High Demand Items(many holds) 2 weeks
Adult Magazines 3 weeks
Children's Magazines 3 weeks
Music CDs 3 weeks
DVDs 1 week
Video Games 2 weeks
Books on CD / Kit 3 weeks
Xpress Books 1 week Adult / 2 weeks Young Adult
Book club sets 6 weeks
Borrower Daily & Maximum Fines
Children (up to 13 years of age) $0.05 per day per item
$3.00 per item
$10.00 per member
Adult (14 years and over) $0.25 per day per item
$3.00 per item
$20.00 per member
Other Fees Fee HST applicable
Delinquent accounts may be forwarded to a collection agency. An additional service charge is levied for each overdue account referred to the collection agency. $20.00
An administrative fee will be charged for NSF returned cheques. $40.00  
Replacement fee for lost card. $3.00  
Copier Fee - Letter Size Black / Colour $0.15 / $0.50
Copier Fee - Oversized Paper $0.30
Printing - Black / Colour $0.15 / $0.50
Microfiche Printing $0.15

Damaged or Lost Items

The charge for lost or damaged material is based on the full replacement cost plus a $5 non-refundable processing fee (plus HST). HST will be applied to all material deemed non print. Replacement copies or donations in lieu of payment are not accepted. 


The replacement fee is refundable if an item is found within three months of payment and the payment receipt accompanies the material. Refunds over $20 will be issued by cheque within 30 days of refund request.