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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Greg Pedersen, MS, CA, CPA, CPA (Oregon), CGMA, is responsible for all financial management functions within the LTSA.

Greg joined the Authority LTSA at its inception in 2005. He brings more than 30 years of financial management experience from both public accounting and the technology sector. Previously he held a series of senior financial positions with Trapezo, Scientific Learning, QuadraMed, Informix, Macromedia and Price Waterhouse.

Greg holds degrees in Economics, Finance and Taxation, is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of BC and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.