FAQs

Key pieces of information found in Crown grant documents include:

  • Government file number, which enables access to files containing...

The LTSA's land title and survey records can be divided into several general categories. Historical records have enduring value for legal, survey...

Many land surveyors, historical researchers and registry agents have direct access privileges to the LTSA vault....

Various survey plans of historic interest are retained by the LTSA, including:

  • Indian reserve plans
  • Federal Harbour plans....

The LTSA has a copy of most of the Crown land grant dispositions issued by the various Crown agencies, including the earliest Crown grants issued by the Hudson's Bay Company and the Colonial and Dominion governments.

Almost all BC Crown land grants are available online in electronic form.

The LTSA also retains other types of Crown grants, including mineral Crown grants, Taxation Act grants and timber grants.