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Loan Periods, Fines and Fees

Circulation Loan Periods


Loan periods vary by item type. The due date for each item is printed on the receipt you receive upon borrowing.

Loan Period Item Type
Renewal Five renewals per item will be allowed (except Quick Flicks and Quick Picks). If a request is pending, no renewals are permitted
2 days Quick Flicks
Note: Limit of 3 each of Restricted and Non Restricted per Library card
72 hours Hoopla Movies and TV Series
7 days CDs, Movies, Magazines, Quick Picks, Software, Video Games and Hoopla Music and TV box sets with three or more discs that have a hold for another customer
14 days Any 21-day loan period item that has a hold for another customer, and Freading eBooks TV Box sets with three or more discs
21 days All other materials, including Overdrive eBooks and Downloadable Audiobooks
Note: Limit of 20 Overdrive items per Library card

 

Fines

Material Daily Fine Maximum Charge
Quick Flicks and Quick Picks $1 $10
Video Games $0.25 $10
DVDs and Blu-rays $0.25 $10
All other Adult Items $0.25 $10
All other Kids Items $0.10 $10

 

Fees

Item Fee
Replacement Library Card $0.50
Replacement Media Case $2
Collection agency administrative fee for accounts in excess of $50 $15
Non-resident fee $35 (annually)
NSF cheque $40
  • All Fines and Fees, including the maximum charges, are per item.
  • Borrowing privileges are restricted when unpaid overdue fines or charges reach $20.
  • Library membership is renewed every two (2) years. All outstanding fines and charges must be paid in order to renew a membership card. Members must verify their contact information. Lost or damaged Library cards will be replaced at a cost to the member.
  • Senior citizens (65+) have the privilege of choosing not to pay overdue fines.
  • A collection agency has been engaged to recover overdue items and fines in excess of $50.
  • For more information about the library's collection agency and overdue materials, please click here.