Join the Library

Membership of the libraries is free for all ratepayers and residents of Clutha District.

A library card will be issued upon enrolment. Please bring along the following documentation with you when joining:

  •  ID showing your name and signature, such as driver's licence, passport, or ID card (this is not required for a child membership).
  • A document confirming your address, e.g. a bank statement or account with your name and address on it, or a property rates notice.


If you lose the library card, you will need to purchase a replacement card at a cost of $2.

Membership application forms

Please see our  Forms & Guides  page for an Adult or Youth Membership form.

Conditions of Membership

  • I am responsible for all items borrowed on this library card, even if they are lost or stolen.
  • I will notify the Clutha District Libraries immediately if the card is lost or stolen.
  • I will agree to return all items in good condition and on time.
  • I will agree to pay for damaged or lost items, and for charges on overdue items.
  • I will notify the Clutha District Libraries of any change of postal/residential address, phone number or email addresses.
  • My personal information on my library membership application form may be used by the Clutha District Libraries for the purpose of ongoing development of its library service.
Page reviewed: 16 Mar 2017 9:55am