FAQs

You can search for a PID using ParcelMap BC, the LTSA's online map of active titled parcels and surveyed provincial Crown land parcels....

The purpose of the Authorized Subscriber Register (ASR) is to provide certain organizations that issue and submit land title documents over the...

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

Transferring title such as after the death of a spouse or owner on title requires the expertise of a legal professional. See...

Most of the career opportunities at the LTSA are for Examiners of Title in the Land Title Division, or Technologists for the Surveyor General...

FAQs

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Under the Land Title Act, the electronic version of a document submitted through EFS is deemed to be the original document for all purposes once it is registered by the Registrar.

Individuals and non-government organizations are able to register a covenant on private lands.

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 Registrar, until the application has been fully registered by the Registrar.

All local governments in BC must electronically file unless they have a population of 5,000 or less. Visit the E-filing getting started page for instructions on how to get started.

The LTSA recommends that professional, government and business customers register with myLTSA Enterprise if their organization electronically files or orders more than 40 titles, State of Title certificates and plan images, or require access to historical title information or documents.

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 records for taxation purposes and is not to be used to submit EFS documents or for conducting searches for reasons other than taxation purposes.

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 Public, a BC land surveyor in good standing with the Association of British Columbia Land Surveyors or a member of the Authorized Subscriber Register