Residency Eligibility Requirements

EligibilityFeeExpirationRequirements
Lives in Henrico County, Richmond City, or Chesterfield County  None  2 years  Must have a picture ID with current address or acceptable form of proof of address
Lives in a reciprocal jurisdiction  None  2 years  Must have a picture ID with current address or acceptable form of proof of address and have a Pamunkey Regional library card. 
Does not meet any of the other conditions  $13/6 month 25/year  6 months 1 year  Must have a picture ID with current address or acceptable form of proof of address
Henrico County General Government & School Employees  None 2 years Must have a picture ID with current address or acceptable form of proof of address and verify employment.
Owns property in Henrico County None 1 year Must have a picture ID with current address or acceptable form of proof of address and verification of property ownership.
Business located in Henrico County None 2 years A corporate library card application must be filled out and accompanied by a request for a library card in writing on company letterhead and be signed by a senior company official who will be responsible for use of the card.
Henrico County Public Schools None 2 years A corporate library card application must be filled out and signed by the prinicpal.

Acceptable forms of Picture ID:

  • Valid Driver's License
  • Valid Virginia ID card
  • Passport


Acceptable forms of address verification:

  • Checks with names and address printed on them
  • Utility bill in your name
  • Address verification postcard
  • Virginia Voter's registration card
  • Cancelled mail in your name and address dated within the last 30 days
  • Employment or Insurance ID with address


Reciprocal jurisdictions:

  • Goochland
  • Hanover
  • King and Queen
  • King William

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