Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Suffolk Libraries. Please complete this form giving your contact details, interest and the details of two people (NOT FAMILY MEMBERS) we can contact who can confirm this information. Please note that some volunteering roles are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Any information given on this form will be kept in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018. They will be held securely and confidentially.

Once completed please click the 'continue' button at the bottom of the form.

Name and address


Please state which library or department you are applying for?

Role applied for

Please confirm which role you are applying for?


Tell us about any volunteering experience or any previous employment you have?


Tell us about any skills/talents/interests you have?


Please provide details of two people who we can contact to confirm the information you have given (these should not be family members). Please let your referees know we will be contacting them.

Equal opportunities

The following information is used for statistical purposes only and will be used anonymously to demonstrate the diverse reach of Suffolk Libraries. If you would rather not share this information, there is a ‘prefer not to say’ option for each.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

Under the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, do you have any unspent criminal convictions? Having a conviction will not necessarily stop you from volunteering, but it will need to be taken into consideration when assessing your suitability. Please provide details in the box below. If none please state none.

Consent and agreement

I understand that the details that I have provided on this application form will be stored and processed in accordance with Suffolk Libraries procedures, as well as for monitoring the effectiveness of Suffolk Libraries equal opportunities policy.

In completing this form you give your consent for your details to be used for this purpose and that you have read and agreed to the privacy policy.