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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.

The Surveyor General Division 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.

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.

Waterfront properties have natural boundaries that are subject to the forces of erosion and deposition (accretion). A BC land surveyor is licensed to legally define property boundaries and can provide professional advice regarding your property limits.

Under common law, a waterfront property owner does own land that has legitimately accreted to the upland through gradual and imperceptible natural deposition.

Many land surveyors, historical researchers and registry agents have direct access privileges to the LTSA vault. Hire a professional to complete this type of records request on your behalf.

Owners of waterfront properties enjoy certain riparian rights. These rights include access to and from the water, protection of the property from erosion, and ownership of lawful accretion.

The LTSA provides a service charge discount to myLTSA Enterprise customers for the following reasons:

Yes. Section 168.111 of the Land Title Act provides the Registrar with discretion to accept an application or other instrument in hardcopy form despite a direction by the Director of Land Titles that such a class of document be filed electronically.