FAQs

What types of records does the LTSA maintain?

The LTSA's land title and survey records can be divided into several general categories. Historical records have enduring value for legal, survey...

Does LTSA retain copies of Crown land grants?

The LTSA has a copy of most of the Crown land grant dispositions issued by the various Crown agencies, including the earliest Crown grants issued...

What information is contained in a Crown grant?

Key pieces of information found in Crown grant documents include:

  • Government file number, which enables access to files containing...
Who has access privileges to the LTSA vault?

Many land surveyors, historical researchers and registry agents have direct access privileges to the LTSA vault....

Staff of the Surveyor General Services follows processes recorded in its Procedure Manuals for many of the tasks it performs, including the review of plans of Crown land and processing statutory applications.

This section contains procedure manuals as well as process documents for other matters that involve the Surveyor General Services.