Late fee is 0.30 €/loan/calendar day, maximum €9 /loan.
Late fee for Vippi loans (loan period is two weeks) is 0.50 €/loan/calendar day, maximum €9 /loan.
The late fee will start to be charged immediately after the due date. The loan period ends at the end of the opening hours of the library.
Late fees are not charged for children's and young people's materials. Late payment fees are also not charged for material loaned by a person under 15 years of age, except for Vippi loans.
Late payment fees for materials loaned from mobile libraries are collected two weeks after the due date.
If loaned material is not returned, the library sends three return requests, after which the unreturned loans will be transferred the debt collection agency used by the City of Tampere. The customer must pay the expenses of the debt collection agency.
No fees are charged to individual customers and communities in the library's home service.
No overdue or reservation fees are charged to other libraries in the remote service.
You lose your right to loan materials if the unpaid fees are €15 or more.
You can pay fees at almost all libraries (except in Koukkuniemi, Nekala and Terälahti) by card payment. Cash can be used for payment in Main Library Metso and in Hervanta, Koilliskeskus and Tesoma Libraries.
You can also pay fees for the libraries of the City of Tampere online at the PIKI online library. If you wish to pay online, the minimum fee is €1/municipality.