There are various fees and charges to be aware of when using some library services, such as fines, printing and photocopying charges, etc.
Below is important information about how to pay and a list of the current fees and charges.
Fees & Charges
Ealing Libraries has now become a cashless service.
ALL library charges will need to be paid through our self-service kiosks or online via logging into Ealing Council online payment system.
Click below for a link to the Ealing Lbraries online payment page.
Fees & Charges
Audio Visual Hire Charges*
Compact Disc (CD)
Family Feature DVD
Language Course - Short
Language Course - Long
Audio Book - Cassette (abridged)
Audio Book - Cassette (full)
Audio Book - CD / Digital
*NOTE: Leisure Pass holders are entitled to a 50% discount on all hire charges. There are no concessions on fines for Leisure Pass holders.
Borrowers aged 16 and over are charged fines on borrowed items returned after their due date.
Fine per day
Fine limit (each item)
Unpaid fines and items not returned after notification has been sent to a borrower will enter ‘Default’ status.
If left unpaid these charges will eventually be passed on to a debt recovery service and incur an additional administrative charge of £10. In these instances case the borrower’s card will be suspended from use.
Please talk to a member of staff if you are concerned about payment of fines or outstanding items.
• Items available locally or within consortium - free
• Copy of journal or periodical articles - £6.85
Printing & Photocopying Charges
• B&W (A4) per side - 20p
• B&W (A3) per side - 40p
• Colour (A4) per side - 40p
• Colour (A3) per side - 80p
Replacement Library Card
• Adult - £2.30
• Child - £1
NOTE: First replacement card is free of charge.
Activities & Events Charges
Local History Talks*
Lego Clubs & Lego Holiday Sessions
Team Building Sessions
Teacher Training Sessions
£250 (groups 1-5)
£300 (groups 5-10)
£350 (groups 10-15)
*NOTE: costs may vary depending upon speaker