Libraries - Fees and Charges

This page outlines the fees and charges at Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries. All costs are valid from April 2006.

Fees and Charges

Books

Fines for adults’ overdue books

30p per week/part of a week: Maximum charge £3.00

Fines for Children’s overdue books

No charge

Fines for Senior Citizens overdue books

15p per week/part of a week: Maximum charge £1.50

Reservation fee

No charge. A refundable deposit of £2.00 per item is required for inter-library loan requests (these are requests obtained from locations outside the County Borough). The deposit is payable on issue of the item.
Children’s book reservations

No charge

Non Book Materials

Audio Books No charge to borrow. Fines as with books
CDs 50p per item per loan (3 weeks): Maximum charge £9.00
Music cassettes 30p per item per loan (3 weeks): Maximum charge £4.50
Children, senior citizens All items half price
Visually impaired and housebound

No charge

DVDs £2 per item per 1 week loan: Maximum charge £20 (Adults and children)

Other Items

Membership cards £1 replacement charge

A4 photocopies

10p per sheet (B/W), 50p colour (available at Pontypridd, Treorchy & Aberdare libraries)

A3 photocopies

20p per sheet(B/W), £1.00 colour (available at Pontypridd, Treorchy & Aberdare libraries)
A4 computer print out 10p Black and White : 50p colour
A3 computer print out 20p Black and White : 50p colour
Fax £1 per sheet to send : 50p per transaction to receive (Adults and children)

Sales Books

Adult fiction 50p
Adult non fiction £1
Children’s/Teenage 20p