FAQs

How do I know which land title district my property is in?

View a map of the Land Title Districts in BC for more information.

Why are local governments exempt from fees for land title register searches conducted for taxation and assessment purposes?

Section 381 of the Land Title Act establishes an exemption from payment of the statutory fees incurred by taxing authorities for searches...

What is a Parcel Identifier (PID)?

A Parcel Identifier or PID is a nine-digit number that uniquely identifies a parcel in the land title register of in BC. The Registrar of Land...

What should I do to prepare for Web Filing?

Customers can ensure their Juricert Digital Certificate is valid and uploaded to myLTSA. Customers who use conveyancing software packages that...

Blog

The latest features from the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia.

Land Owner Transparency Registry

April 21, 2020

The first-of-its kind in Canada, the Land Owner Transparency Registry (LOTR) is a registry of information about individuals who are deemed to have an indirect As defined in LOTA, this term refers to an estate in fee simple; a life estate in land; a right to occupy land under a lease that has a term of more than 10 years, or a right under an agreement for sale to occupy land, or require the transfer of an estate in fee simple.interest in land (e.g. through corporations, trusts and partnerships) which will be housed in a searchable, public database.

New Land Title Forms in Effect November 15, 2019

July 26, 2019

Significant amendments to the Land Title Act are coming into force on November 15, 2019. 

BC First Nations and the LTSA

May 10, 2019

For British Columbia First Nations in the treaty process, the LTSA’s land title register is an option to consider for registering land interest and ownership.

LTSA to Attend 2019 BC Land Summit

April 4, 2019

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) will be at the 2019 BC Land Summit

Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia Named One of BC’s Top Employers in 2019

February 26, 2019

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) has been recognized as one of