Two forms of identification (at least one with current residential address)
must be shown in order to join the Library.
Always bring your Library card or present your Smartphone / iPod Touch with your Bayside Library card on the
Stocard app to borrow items or use any Library services.
Inform the Library of any change of details such as
address, phone number or email.
The loan period is three weeks. Library items will automatically be renewed twice as long as the item is not an interlibrary loan; no one has requested the item; we have your email address.
You are responsible for the return of all items borrowed on your card. As a parent or guardian, you are responsible for the return of all items borrowed by your children.
Always return or renew items by the due date, otherwise fees may be incurred and the renewal period will be less than three weeks.
Overdue fees need to be reduced to $20.00 in order to borrow, unless you have been referred to our recovery service, then all fees and charges must be cleared.
If you have any overdue fees, payments must be made on each visit to the Library to continue borrowing until all outstanding overdue charges are paid in full.
If you have any unpaid fees or Library items that are 45 days overdue, you will be referred to our recovery service for collection. Their fee must be paid as part of clearing your Library record.
Any lost or damaged Library items incur a replacement and processing fee.
Reminder notices and Reservation notices are only sent by email.
The Library is not responsible if notices sent are not received.
Privacy Statement: The personal information provided in this membership application is collected for the purpose of library membership, and will be handled in accordance with the Privacy and Personal
Information Protection Act 1998. The details will be retained as long as membership is active. Refer also to the Privacy Statement on Council's website.
By accepting my Library Card I understand that I am a registered member of Bayside Library.
These conditions of use are subject to change without notice.