FAQs

What does it mean to have title to land in British Columbia?

In British Columbia, ownership of land is referred to as title to land (land title) and is documented by registration through the LTSA. Once...

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 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 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....

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.

Customers are reminded that the Director of Land Titles (Director) plans to retire older versions of these land title forms on July 2, 2019:

FORM

VERSION TO BE RETIRED

Form B - Mortgage23
Form C - Release23
Form 17 - Charge, Notation or Filing14
Form 17 - Cancellation of Charge, Notation or Filing15
Form 17 - Fee Simple12
Local Government Filing Form7

Older versions of retired electronic land title forms will only be accepted after July 2, 2019 if their true copy was executed before July 2, 2019.

The current version of land title forms can be downloaded from a myLTSA Enterprise account or from the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia website.