FAQs

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...

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...

What is the purpose of the Authorized Subscriber Register (ASR)?

The purpose of the Authorized Subscriber Register (ASR) is to provide certain organizations that issue and submit land title documents over the...

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.

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...

The Ministry of Finance announced today that a new Property Transfer Tax (PTT) Return Version 30 is in effect February 21, 2018. It is now available for download from the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) websiteOn February 21, 2018, you can also download this new form through the myLTSA portal.

IMPORTANT: ONLY PDF iconVERSION 30 OF THE PROPERTY TRANSFER TAX FORM WILL BE ACCEPTED EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 21, 2018.

If the transferee has already executed a Version 29 PTT return, you may use it as the true copy to meet filing requirements. However, a fully completed Version 30 PTT return must be electronically submitted for all taxable transactions on or after February 21, 2018, even if the transferee has not signed it. You must make sure you obtain all the necessary information to complete the Version 30 PTT return.

Property Transfer Tax Changes

Find out what's changed at Property Transfer Tax website

For specific information about what you need to collect to complete Version 30 of the PTT return and how to complete the return see:

If you have any questions about the Property Transfer Tax, please contact the Ministry of Finance by email to pttenq@gov.bc.ca or call 1-888-355-2700 (toll free within Canada).