FAQs

What types of records does the LTSA maintain?

The LTSA's land title and survey records can be divided into several general categories. Historical records have enduring value for legal, survey...

Does LTSA retain copies of Crown land grants?

The LTSA has a copy of most of the Crown land grant dispositions issued by the various Crown agencies, including the earliest Crown grants issued...

What information is contained in a Crown grant?

Key pieces of information found in Crown grant documents include:

  • Government file number, which enables access to files containing...
Who has access privileges to the LTSA vault?

Many land surveyors, historical researchers and registry agents have direct access privileges to the LTSA vault....

What types of survey plans retained by the LTSA are of historical interest?

Various survey plans of historic interest are retained by the LTSA, including:

  • Indian reserve plans
  • Federal Harbour plans....

No, that proviso was rescinded in 1953 through a statutory amendment.