Fines and Fees

Late Fines

Borrowing privileges are suspended when account fines exceed $10. Fines must be cleared in order to re-activate borrowing privileges. Payment must be made in person and can be paid by cash, cheque, debit card or credit card. Only the Library Director is authorized to waive or negotiate reduction of fines or to seek alternative avenues of clearing accounts.Late Fines can be avoided by returning or renewing items on or before their due date.

Late Fines are automatically billed to your account for each item that has not been returned by its due date. Fines are charged for each day late.

Books, Audio-Books, Magazines — $0.25 per day up to $10.00
DVDs — $1.00 per day up to $10.00

Item Replacement Charges

Do not allow others to borrow items on your account. You are responsible for all items borrowed on your card and will be held accountable for late, lost or damaged item fines.

Lost Fines are billed at the cost of item replacement.  Items are considered lost 3 months after the check out date. 
Damaged Item Fines are billed at the cost of item replacement. Biling occurs the day after the item is returned damaged.