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...

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...

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 should I do to prepare for Web Filing?

Customers can ensure their Juricert Digital Certificate is valid and uploaded to myLTSA. Customers who use conveyancing software packages that...

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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