Fees and charges

Computer listings of subjects and authors

Family History Search $30.00 per hour
Newspaper Search $30.00 per hour
Local Studies Search $30.00 per hour


Sale of withdrawn items from the collection $1.50 per item / $3.00 for 3 items
Interlibrary loan request (from public libraries) $6.00 per item
Interlibrary loan request (from universities or special libraries) $34.50 per item
Photocopy - A3 black and white $0.40 per page
Photocopy - A3 colour $3.00 per page
Photocopy - A4 black and white $0.20 per page
Photocopy - A4 colour $1.50 per sheet
Print out from reader/printer - local studies $0.20 per page
Scanning $0.20 per page (maximum 10 pages)
Email - staff assistance $1.50 per email
Reservations $1.00 per item
Library bags $3.50 per bag
Purchase of earbuds $3.00 per pair
Attendance by the public at events organised by Council Entry fee varies depending on the event

Damaged Items

Replacement of plastic cover $5.00 per book
Replacement of item barcode / RFID tags $5.00 per item
Lost or damaged items Cost of item + $10 Administration fee

3D Printing

Community / Private / Student Use $1.50 per 10 minutes
Commercial / Business Use $3.00 per 10 minutes
3D Printer and design software training $25.00 per hour
Site visits $30.00 per hour

Computer/Internet usage

Public computer access (non-library members) $2.00 per hour

Tech 1-on-1

Computer and internet training $30.00 per hour

Meeting Room Hire (Nowra Library)

Regular Non-profit Organisations/Community
Hirers booking 10 or more dates at one time
$5.00 per hour (minimum 2 hours)
$40.00 per full day (8 hours)
Casual Non-profit Organisations/Community $7.50 per hour (minimum 2 hours)
$60.00 per full day (8 hours)
Commercial/Business $10.00 per hour (minimum 2 hours)
$80.00 per full day (8 hours)

Equipment Hire

TV, DVD/Blu-Ray, Conference Phone $8.50 per item
Additional Cleaning Fee Price on Application
Key Replacement Fee $25.00 per key
Key Bond (Refundable) $50.00 per key

Replacement of Lost Borrowers Card

Replacement of library membership card $5.00 per card

Word Processing

Purchase of memory stick $10.00 per stick