Membership is free. You can borrow books, use online resources or do your own research, all at no charge. We keep our other charges to a minimum so all members of the community can access our services.
If your item is overdue we charge you 25 cents per day per item, up to a maximum of $10 per item. You will be unable to borrow or renew any items, or place a hold on any item until your overdue charges are reduced to less than $5.
Reserving an Item
Reserving and transferring an item from another Northern Beaches Library branch - cost $1 per item.
Requesting an Item from another library service
- Requesting an item from another public library service - cost $3 per item.
- Requesting an item from a University/Corporate/TAFE or other non-public Library Network will be at cost.
Lost and Damaged Items
If an item is damaged or lost - cost $5 per item plus the cost of replacing the item.
Replacement Library Cards
If you have lost your card it can be replaced - cost $1 per card.
All Fees and Charges
|Book Club Subscriptions||$65.00||per club per annum|
|Family History Group Membership||$13.00||each per annum|
|Program Entry||Various||per person|
|Library Merchandise||Various||per item|
|Replacement Library Membership Cards||$1.00||per card|
|Digital Photographs - High Resolution||$35.00||per photo|
|Digital Photographs for|
commercial use in publications
|Fax Local||$2.00||per page|
|Fax STD||$3.00||first page|
|Fax STD||$2.00||per subsequent page|
|Fax ISD||$8.00||first page|
|Fax ISD||$2.00||per subsequent page|
|Self Service Fax at|
Mona Vale branch
Northern Beaches Council Inter-Library loan (item requested from another library service for transfer)
other non-public Library Network
|At cost||per item|
|Lost and Damaged items||$5.00||per item plus replacement cost of item|
|Overdue items||$0.25||per item per day, up to $10 maximum|
|Hold item (reservation transfer from another Northern Beaches library)||$1.00||per hold/reservation|
|Printing and Photocopying|
|Photocopy BW A4||$0.20||per copy|
|Photocopy BW A3||$0.40||per copy|
|Photocopy Colour A4||$1.50||per copy|
|Photocopy Colour A3||$3.00||per copy|
|Scanning||$0.20||per scan up to 50MB|
|Commercial Publications Sale||Various|
|Microfiche B&W||$0.20||per copy|
|Meeting Room Hire commercial use - Up to 10 pax - $15.00 per hour|
|Meeting Room Hire commercial use - Small Room - $22.00 per hour|
|Meeting Room Hire commercial use - Large room - $30.00 per hour|
|Meeting Room Hire not for profit/closed community group - Small room - $11.00 per hour|
|Meeting Room Hire not for profit/closed community group - Large room $15.00 per hour|
|Booking cancellation (less than minimum 48 hours notice provided) - $30.00 per booking|
|Open community group use - all libraries with meeting rooms (free up to 2 hours)|