Enrich, Inspire, Transform
Charges
Overdue DVDs, Video Games and Electronic Devices per day or part of a day
$2.00 per item
Other library materials per day or part of a day
$0.25 per item
Maximum fine per item
$10.00
Total maximum late material charges per customer
$25.00
Damaged or lost items
Full replacement cost (including $5.00 administration fee)
Collection fee for library records sent to the collection agency
$20.00
Replacement of lost or damaged library card
$1.00
Activities causing damage to library computers, systems, software or computer equipment
$150.00

You may pay fines at any Vaughan Public Libraries branch, by phone at 905-653-READ(7323), or online.

Suspension of Membership

Borrower privileges are withdrawn:

  • when fines and charges reach $10.00 or more;
  • if 20 items, or 3 requested items, or more, are overdue for 21 days or longer;
  • if 1 or more items are overdue 35 days or longer;
  • if lost materials are not paid for;
  • if user activities damage library computers, systems, software of computer equipment;
  • if a user persistently fails to comply with VPL Policies, Regulations and Rules of Conduct;
  • library card expired;
  • card reported as lost.

Privileges will be reinstated upon payment of all outstanding charges, or when a proof of address is provided to renew your library card.