How do I join the library? How much will it cost? Can anyone join?

Membership is free to all West Coast and Selwyn District residents. Therefore, if you live anywhere on the West Coast or in Selwyn District you can complete an online application form either by coming into the library or at home - click here 

Before we give you your library card, you will need to bring some proof of identity with you. You will need photo ID (driver’s license, passport) and proof that you reside at the address given. Examples of proof of address are telephone, electricity, rates account, bank statement, tenancy agreement 

PLEASE NOTE: Junior membership done online at home must have their library card collected by their guarantor/parent who filled the online application. Please bring

  • Proof of identity, e.g. drive licence, passport 
  • Proof of address, e.g. power bill, bank statement or rates notice