Will anything happen if I don't pay library fines?

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Haven't stole any books, just got a fine on my account (£14.00 for a locker that was returned one day late).

I've now left uni without paying, is anything likely to happen?
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(Original post by BatmanRH)
Haven't stole any books, just got a fine on my account (£14.00 for a locker that was returned one day late).

I've now left uni without paying, is anything likely to happen?
Have you graduated?
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I thought degrees were withheld if you had any debts to the university?
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It’s £14...why not just pay it then you don’t have to find out...
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Have you graduated?
yeah I have!
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Not cool not paying a debt when you are at fault. They will probably just write it off. If you get a letter threatening to take you to court, pay up!
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Pay the £14
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Not cool not paying a debt when you are at fault. They will probably just write it off. If you get a letter threatening to take you to court, pay up!
£14 for a day late locker key? Come on
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Pay the £14
doesn't answer the question tbh
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Honestly, I doubt anything will happen. If you've graduated and recieved your degree certificate, then you're in the clear. It will probably cost more than £14 for the university to track you down and send you an invoice for the money and it certainly isn't worth taking you to small claims for. Universities make hundreds of thousands of pound every year from library fines, so they probably would only do something if noone paid them. I'm also sure it's frowned down upon now for Unis to withhold degree certificates for non-academic fines, so it really is in their best interests to forget about it.
You might not be allowed a graduate library account though!
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(Original post by BatmanRH)
doesn't answer the question tbh
Yes it does pay up the money as a student you dont pay council tax l do
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Yes it does pay up the money as a student you dont pay council tax l do
good for you bro
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good for you bro
So are you not wanting to pay the £14 its does not look like you do ?
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You are banished to another dimension with absolutely nothing in sight
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Yes, everybody you love will fall into the void and you will be forever trapped in torment from your own guilt and shame.
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You are banished to another dimension with absolutely nothing in sight
finally, some good news!
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£14 for a day late locker key? Come on
Rules are the rules!
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