Why can't the land title office give me legal advice?

Land title staff are unable to advise on legal rights or actions associated with land titles and charges. The Registrar of Land Titles and staff...

What is the address for the land title office?

The LTSA has land title offices in Kamloops, New Westminster and Victoria. For hours and address information, visit...

What is the LTSA's mandate?

Established in 2005, the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) is a publicly accountable, statutory corporation responsible...

To whom is the LTSA accountable?

The LTSA is accountable to the users of British Columbia's land title and survey systems. Accountability and transparency of LTSA operations is...

Why is it important to hire a professional?

Professionals such as lawyers, notaries public, real estate agents and land surveyors contribute to having a high quality land title system in BC...

The First Nations Summit provides input to the LTSA through the LTSA Stakeholder Advisory Committee, and nominates a Director to the LTSA Board of Directors.

Treaty settlement lands that have been registered in the LTSA land title system remain subject to a Treaty First Nation's land laws. The First Nation has the ability to determine:

  • Any limitations on subsequent transactions with the land
  • When land can be sold, and to whom it can be sold
  • When to register an encumbrance on the land, like a restriction on use or a mortgage

These First Nations are currently using the LTSA's land title register:

Email moreinfo@ltsa.ca with any questions you may have.