FAQs

Why can't the land title office give me legal advice?

Land title staff are unable to advise on legal rights or actions associated with land titles and charges. The Registrar of Land Titles and staff...

What is the address for the land title office?

The LTSA has land title offices in Kamloops, New Westminster and Victoria. For hours and address information, visit...

What is the LTSA's mandate?

Established in 2005, the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) is a publicly accountable, statutory corporation responsible...

To whom is the LTSA accountable?

The LTSA is accountable to the users of British Columbia's land title and survey systems. Accountability and transparency of LTSA operations is...

Why is it important to hire a professional?

Professionals such as lawyers, notaries public, real estate agents and land surveyors contribute to having a high quality land title system in BC...

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Most Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) services fees will increase by two percent as of April 1, 2020. The LTSA uses revenue from fee increases to address the impact of inflation on operations.

In response to customer feedback, the Director of Land Titles has updated a number of land title submission guides and select documents to amend any broken hyperlinks. There are no other changes to these publications.

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) has been recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers in 2020 by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers.

The Village of Lytton has joined the Tax Certificates Online (TCOL) service accessed through myLTSA Enterprise. The total fee for this certificate is $52.53.

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) is pleased to confirm the first phase of Web Filing is now available in myLTSA. A selection of Web Filing forms can now be accessed through the Web Filing menu option, with  remaining Web Filing forms and increased functionality to be added over the coming months. 

Tax certificates fees for the City of Surrey, effective February 2, 2020.

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia supports the motion passed by the District of West Vancouver to determine the process, resources and time required to strike any remaining discriminating covenants on affected land title records relating to the District.

The District of Lantzville has joined the Tax Certificates Online (TCOL) service accessed through myLTSA Enterprise.

From December 1, 2019 through November 30, 2019, 600 electronically-submitted instruments from legal professionals were randomly selected for verification. 

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) continues to focus on improved stakeholder collaboration, enhanced customer experience, and innovation into 2020 and beyond. The organization’s direction is guided by its Stakeholder and Customer strategic objectives, as outlined in the 2019 Business Plan and reported on a quarterly basis. View Q2 2019/20 results