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View a map of the Land Title Districts in BC for more information.

Section 381 of the Land Title Act establishes an exemption from payment of the statutory fees incurred by taxing authorities for searches...

A Parcel Identifier or PID is a nine-digit number that uniquely identifies a parcel in the land title register of in BC. The Registrar of Land...

You can search for a PID using ParcelMap BC, the LTSA's online map of active...

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In British Columbia, most land title and related lending transactions are conducted through professionals such as notaries and lawyers, who require proof of identity as part of their professional due diligence requirements.

These applications and documents require a filing letter:

The LTSA cautions against this due to risk to the local government. There are two key reasons why:

The most significant difference between Web Filing forms and existing PDF form templates is that customers will no longer need to download PFD forms, manage form versions and updates, or purchase PDF software to complete and sign forms.

The LTSA's land title and survey records can be divided into several general categories. Historical records have enduring value for legal, survey, research and conveyancing purposes and may include any of the following types of records.

Property owners may ask a real estate agent, seller of the condominium, or a professional with a myLTSA Enterprise account to request it on your behalf. See the Strata Property Information page for more information.

Please consult your municipality or regional district with respect to all subdivision and consolidation questions and applications. A BC land surveyor can assist with the process.

A practicing BC land surveyor (BCLS) who is a member of the Association of British Columbia Land Surveyors is the only person qualified to legally determine the location of property boundaries and perform legal surveys of private and Crown lands within BC.

The Surveyor General Services of the LTSA is responsible for the quality of the land survey structure for the Province, and the LTSA is the official repository of survey plan and land title information.

Visit the Survey Plan Datasets page to view the Survey Plan Dataset specification and other resources.