Membership is free to all residents of Ontario.

You can apply online or visit any Brampton Library location. If you apply online, you must visit any Library location within 30 days to receive your permanent library card.

Becoming a Member

Register for your Library Membership Card

  • Apply online or in person at any of our 7 branches
  • Present Applicable ID* to complete registration
  • Sign your card accepting the terms (parents or legal guardians sign for children under 12 years)
  • Library cards expire once a year and you must visit a branch in person to renew your card

Member Responsibilities

  • You are responsible for the use and return of all Library materials
  • When you borrow items you are agreeing to pay fees for materials not returned on time, damaged or lost
  • Contact us immediately if your card is lost or stolen to prevent others from using your membership


  • Late DVDs, GoPro kits, Launchpad tablets, PAMA pass, TRCA pass: $1 per day
  • Children's Materials (excluding Launchpads, Lightning Loans and ILLO's): $0
  • All other late items: 25¢ per day
  • Damaged or lost items: replacement fee varies per item
  • Lost card replacement fee: $2
  • Fees can be paid at any Branch
  • Cash, debit, and credit cards accepted


Your PIN is your Personal Identification Number and serves as a security check when you try to access your library record online. You need it in order to check your library record and to renew items online.

When you registered for a library card, the library assigned the last four digits of your telephone number. If you changed it and don't remember it, please contact the library at (905) 793-4636 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please be prepared to provide your library card number.

Replace a lost, stolen or damaged card

Report all lost, stolen or damaged library cards to (905) 793-4636 or visit any Brampton Library location as soon as possible so it can be blocked to prevent others from using it. There is a $2.00 replacement fee.

To view all of our library terms and policies, click here.

*Applicable ID: To receive (or renew) your Brampton Library membership card, bring current name and address identification (ID) to any branch.

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