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Charges for lost or damaged materials | Library and archive charges, fees and fines | Birmingham City Council

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Charges for lost or damaged materials

Charges by item

  Unit 2020/2021
In print and commercially available items Per item Full cost
Out of print or non-commercially available items Per item £21

Exemptions apply to:

  • children under the age of 5
  • children with learning difficulties or disabilities under the age of 18 for damage to children's material
  • looked after children for both loss and damage
Lost library cards - adults   £2.55
Lost library cards - under the age of 18   £1.30

Exemptions apply to:

  • looked after children