FAQs

Under the Land Title Act, the electronic version of a document submitted through EFS is deemed to be the original document for all...

The subscriber must be in position to deliver the true copy or copy of the true copy of the original electronic instrument if requested by the...

No. The local government must use a fee paying account for electronic filing. The non-fee paying account may only be used for searching LTSA...

Currently, a subscriber may be a BC lawyer in good standing with the Law Society, a BC notary public in good standing with the Society of Notaries...

For land title forms Form A, Form B, Form C - Charge and Form C - Release, a subscriber may be either a BC lawyer, notary public or member of the...

The Director of Land Titles periodically issues Director's Directions that provide mandatory requirements for filing electronic or hardcopy documents and plans under the Land Title Act.


E-filing Directions

Download E-filing Directions v.1.0, November 15, 2019

New e-filing directions from the Director of Land Titles are now available. These directions reflect amendments to Part 10.1 of the Land Title Act and will come into effect on November 15, 2019, replacing the Director’s Requirements related to e-filing.

This document replaces the following director’s requirements: Electronic Filing of Land Title Documents DR 01-11, Authorized Subscriber Register DR 01-13, Certification Authority and Subscribers DR 02-11, Electronic Land Title Forms and Supporting Documents DR 03-11 and Required Electronic Filing of Land Title Documents DR 06-11.

The document sets out specific directions related to:

  1. Electronic forms and supporting documents
  2. Electronic signatures and certification by a designate
  3. Certification Authority and Subscribers
  4. The Authorized Subscriber Register
  5. Required e-filing


Hardcopy Land Title Forms (DR 04-11)

PDF iconDownload DR 04-11 v.2.2, November 15, 2019

This document sets out the approved hardcopy forms for an application under the Land Title Act and the requirements for completing those forms.

Change Record for DR 04-11

Version

Date

Page

Description

2.0

August 16, 2016

All

This version is a general update and renaming of PDF iconDirector's Requirements and Approval for Hardcopy Land Title Forms and Plans [DR-04-11] version 1.6. Version 1.6 and its change record have been archived. This version is published in conjunction with the rescission of Director's Requirements for Hardcopy Land Title Transfer Forms (DR 05-11). Some requirements that were previously contained in DR 05-11 are now addressed in this document.

2.1

January 1, 2019

4

Added Form 42 – Notice of Maintenance Order (s. 26 Family Maintenace Enforcement Act) Land Title Act as an approved form under section 5.1.1 and published at https://ltsa.ca/practice-info/forms-manual-filing