FAQs

What kinds of jobs do you recruit for and how often do you post positions on your website?

Most of the career opportunities at the LTSA are for Examiners of Title in Land Title services, or Technologists for Surveyor General services....

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...

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...

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.

Significant amendments to the Land Title Act are now in effect (November 15, 2019). As a result, new land title forms have been published and must be used for any new filings beginning today. Previous versions of forms will only be accepted if they were executed or e-signed before November 15, 2019. 

New E-filing Directions from the Director of Land Titles reflect amendments to Part 10.1 of the Land Title Act and replace the previous Directors Requirements related to e-filing. A summary of the changes due to Part 10.1 is available for review.

Parallel amendments to Part 7.2 of the Land Act also come into force today and affect select Surveyor General forms.