FAQs

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.

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...

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...

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...

Property Information

Learn how to search LTSA records and make changes to your title.

Conduct a title search or access other land title records.

Learn how to change your name or address on title, file a Claim of Builders Lien or remove a paid-off mortgage.

Locate a lawyer, notary public, land surveyor or registry agent to assist you.

Find the recommended professionals or organizations to consult for assistance.

Find out where to go to arrange for a property survey and how to get information about property boundaries.

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