The library remains closed at this time. All library material due dates have been extended. Full details



The Oakville Public Library provides free access to its circulating collection and information services as prescribed in the Public Libraries Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.44.

Oakville Public Library imposes fees in accordance with the Public Libraries Act. In so doing, the Library strives to balance its philosophy of equitable access with the need to recover some costs. Charges are levied for, but not limited to, the following:

  • late return of materials borrowed, damaged or lost
  • replacement library cards
  • room rentals
  • photocopying and printing
  • registration for fee-based programs
  • merchandise
  • exam proctoring

Effective Date: June 27, 2013
Motion #: 13.06.54
Next Review Date: 2017
Supersedes Policy Dated: October 29, 2009, November 23, 2006, October 23, 2003
Motion #: 09.10.94, 06.11.23, 03.10.117 Page 1 of 1
Filed in: Board Manual, Public Service Manual (Sect. 5.13), Added to Website