Fines

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Fines are charged on all items that have been returned past their due date. The following charges apply:

  • 3 week loan - 50c per item per day up to a maximum fine of $10.00 per item.
  • 3 day High Use Collection - $3.00 per item per day up to a maximum fine of $20.00 per item.
  • 3 hour High Use Collection - $2.00 per hour or part of an hour.
  • Lost items - replacement cost of the item + a $40 lost item processing fee + a $25 administration fee.
  • If you are not on an Ara campus, you can pay your fines electronically by contacting library@ara.ac.nz