FAQs

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...

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.

One of the registered owners of a land title has died. How can their name be removed from the title?

Transferring title such as after the death of a spouse or owner on title requires the expertise of a legal professional. See...

How can I find the Parcel Identifier (PID) for a property?

You can search for a PID using ParcelMap BC, the LTSA's online map of active...

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...

FAQs

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A copy of the true copy is the printed copy of the electronic form with original signatures that has been faxed, copied or scanned.

The true copy is required to be signed by the owners and witnessed by an officer in the same manner as a hardcopy form.

Applicants can release a Land Tax Deferment Act charge by selecting "Land Tax Deferment Act" from the drop down list in item 3 of the "Form 17 – Cancellation of Charge, Notation or Filing", noting the applicable charge number in the "Number" field and appending the original Notice of Sat

The electronic signature of the subscriber is a certification by the subscriber that the material facts set out in the electronic instrument or included in the accompanying copy of the supporting document accurately reflect the material facts for each supporting document.

Generally speaking, Examiners of Title review land title applications, documents and plans to ensure they comply with all legal requirements.

No. The subscriber does not have to be the same individual as the witnessing officer. It is also important to note that the role of the subscriber in electronically signing the form differs from their role as an (officer) when witnessing a document under Part 5 of the Land Title Act.

Under the Land Title Act, the electronic version of a document submitted through EFS is deemed to be the original document for all purposes once it is registered by the Registrar.

The Assurance Fund Reserve is an essential component of the land title system in BC and is available to compensate owners in the rare cases where they are deprived of title to land either because of an error in the administration of the land title system or because they are the innocent victims o

The fees associated with search and filing transacations remain the same. View Fees 

Web Filing forms are only available online; there is no offline mode to create applications.