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Library Fees and Charges


Damaged or lost items
Full replacement cost plus a $5.00 non-refundable administration fee as determined by the library
Collection fee for library records sent to the collection agency
Replacement of lost or damaged library card
Activities causing damage to library computers, systems, software or computer equipment
Full replacement cost as determined by the library

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


Printing/Photocopy - Black & White, per side
$0.10 (letter/legal)
Printing/Photocopy - Black & White, per side
$0.20 (ledger)
Printing/Photocopy- Colour, per side
$0.40 (letter/legal)
Printing/Photocopy- Colour, per side
$0.80 (ledger)
Exam Proctoring fee - paid by student
Exam Proctoring fee - paid by institution
VPL Bags
* Subject to HST

Meeting Rooms

Groups registered with City of Vaughan as Community Service Organizations
$30.00* per use
Vaughan - Residents
$55.00* per hour
Vaughan - Commercial use
$65.00* per hour
All others
$75.00* per hour
Clean-up charge (may be levied, where warranted)
* Subject to HST

Make It! Create It! Learn It!

3D Printing
Button Maker
$0.25 per button
Carving, Vinyl Cutter, Laser Cutter
Free to use (plus cost of material)


Payment in full is required at time of registration. Refunds issued up to 7 days prior to scheduled. Program or at the discretion of VPL. Programs cancelled by VPL will receive a full refund.

Suspension of Membership

Borrower privileges are withdrawn:

  • when charges of damaged or lost items reach $25.00 or more;
  • if 1 or more items are overdue 30 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.