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Library Services

Library Services Fees and Charges approved for 1 July 2023 to 30 June 2024.

All fees and charges are inclusive of GST (except as noted *).

Libraries fees & charges Fee (incl GST)
Rental fees - collections
General collectionsNo charge 
Bestseller Collection book rental$6.00 
Bestseller Collection magazine rental$3.50 
Console game rental$6.00 
DVD - adult rental$4.00 
DVD - junior rental$2.50 
Note: Extended loan charges no longer apply as of 1 December 2023.
Hold fee$2.00 
City Loan
City Loan - from Napier Libraries $7.00 
Interloan charges
Note: Additional charges from non-reciprocal libraries, as charged by the owning library
Base Interloan fee$7.00 
Visitor membership
3 month membership fee for people who normally reside outside Hawkes Bay or are here for less than 12 months$35.00 
Membership cards
Card replacement$5.00 
Lost or damaged items
Note: The retail value of the item will be charged plus the following fee.
Lost and Damaged Item Processing$15.00 
Childrens $0.50 
Magazines (unless otherwise marked)$0.20 
Computer access is free and limited to 1 hour per person, per day.No charge 
Wifi is free - Bring your own device for unlimited access.No charge 
Photocopying, Printing & Scanning
A4 black & white per side$0.20 
A3 black & white per side$0.40 
A4 colour per side$1.00 
A3 colour per side$2.00 
Scanning to email or USB (each separate email or file) $1.00 
Fax service (Hastings Only)
Receiving per page$1.00 
Sending per page - international$3.00 
Sending per page - local $1.00 
Sending per page - 0800/0508 numbers$1.00 
Sending per page - national$2.00 
Research services
Extended enquiries/assistance after 30 mins (per hour or part thereof)$60.00 
Birthday Parties
Childrens Birthday Parties - two hour booking (only)$200.00 
Venue Hire
Venue hire per hour - after hours only$100.00 
Laminating and Book covering
Book covering each$10.00 
Laminating A4$3.00 
Laminating A3$4.00 
Book bags
Book bags - cloth$4.00 
Book bags - cotton canvas$7.00 
Other non HDC charges
Bee card (Bus card - $5 purchase fee and a $15 credit) To top up go online or see bus driver$20.00 


Monday 10.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday 9.00am - 7.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Havelock North

Monday 10.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm


Monday 10.00am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm

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