FAQs

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....

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...

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...

The Town of Esquimalt has joined the Tax Certificates Online (TCOL) service accessed through myLTSA Enterprise. The total fee for this certificate is $51.53.

The Tax Certificates Online (TCOL) service provides myLTSA Enterprise customers with access to municipal tax certificates from more than 100 participating cities, towns and villages in British Columbia. TCOL is operated by Access Point Information Canada (APIC).

View information about tax certificates on myLTSA Enterprise.