Fees & Charges

The State Library recovers costs by applying fees and charges for services provided. Fees are current as at 1 July 2020.

Reproduction Charges

Sale of Photocopies / Printing
A4 black and white
A3 black and white
A4 full colour
A3 full colour
Sale of Digital Images
Digital file < A3 300ppi tiff
Digital file > A3 150ppi tiff/JPEG
Express Service
Film and Video (Digital Only)
Oral History (Digital Only)
Per CD
Postage and packaging
Public Orders - Within Australia
Public Orders - Overseas

Inter Library Loans

Western Australian Public Libraries
Service charge - Regional ILL
50% of fixed charge
External libraries (non-WA public library)
Core service - Loan (eg: books, microfilms etc)
Core service - Copy (up to 25 pages)
Rush service
Express service

Additional copies - additional 25 pages or part thereof $4.40
Additional delivery by Express-Post
Loans up to 3kg

Home Delivery
Postage charge for home delivery

Other Fees & Charges

Research Charges
Commercial research will be undertaken by State Library staff at a negotiated rate on a case-by-case basis.
Data Extraction Services
Negotiated on a case-by-case basis.
Training Courses
Negotiated on a case-by-case basis.
Music Studio Hire (with Piano) $3.30/15min $5.50/30 min $9.90/60 min Concession: $7.40/60 min
Lost and Damaged Books Recovery
Administration Fee 
Replacement of SLWA Stock

Venue Hire Price List

Venue Seating Hourly Rate
Theatre 207 $104
Foyer N/A $12
Great Southern Room 75 $74
Geographe Room 30 $72
North-West Room 24 $44
Kimberley Room 18 $46
Pilbara Room 15 $40
Gascoyne Room 12 $40
Goldfields Room 12 $14

Equipment Hire Price List

Laptop $86
Digital TV+ DVD player (on trolley) $57
Lapel Microphone (Great Southern only) $34
Headworn Microphone (Theatre only) $34
Roving Microphone (Theatre only) $34
Table Microphone (for panel; Theatre only) $19
Baby Grand Piano (Theatre only) $92
Flip Chart Stand $10
Whiteboard manual (additional to existing room equipment) $10
Trestle Table (Theatre foyer only) $10
Digital Recorder (Theatre only) $57
DVD player (Theatre only) $24
Venue Cleaning (refer to Conditions of Use) $304
Last updated on: 27 July 2021