Join the Library

For permanent residents, it is free to join the library and get access to all our great resources.

Who can join?

You can join Tasman District Libraries if:

Short-term membership

Adults visiting the Tasman District and staying for up to six months can join the library as a Holiday Borrower. The fee is $10.00 per month. Children's items may be borrowed on an adult card. Holiday Borrowers can take out up to 10 items at once.

How do I join?

If you live permanently, or own property, in the Tasman district, or live in Nelson city or the Marlborough district you may complete the online application form below and receive a 3 week temporary membership.

As a temporary library member you will immediately be able to:

To become a full library member you will need to visit one of our libraries within 3 weeks and bring with you two forms of identification:

If you are under 18, a parent or guardian will be required to complete the membership application process for you and act as your guarantor for library membership.

Conditions of membership

I apply for a library card and agree as a library member or as a guarantor to:

I agree that the information provided at registration is correct.

Acceptance and online application form

Click below to accept our library conditions and proceed to the application form. Completion of the application form as well as the signature on the issued library card implies acceptance of our conditions.

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