Fine Policy

Fine Policy

Official time for determining fines of overdue books and other purposes will be read according to the time shown in the computer system at the circulation counter. If the system is down, the correct time would be determined by the Library staff at the service counter.

Overdue Library materials, including reserved materials, are subject to fines. This Policy applies to all categories of borrowers. The fines for all categories of books and audio-visual materials are assessed at the rates below:


Item Types Charges Overdue per item
Open collection
  • The rate is RM 0.50 per day
  • Maximum RM300 per item
Redspot Hour- RM 0.50 per hour


As soon as a fine is incurred, all Library-borrowing privileges will be suspended. 

Advance notice are generated 2 days before overdue, Item Due Reminder are generated on the due date and item overdue notice are generated 3 days after.

The fine above RM100 must be pay at Finance Office.

Appeals should be directed to the Chief Librarian.