FAQs

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 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...

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...

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 purpose of the Authorized Subscriber Register (ASR)?

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

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) is updating its phone menu effective December 6th, 2019. The phone menu will be simplified from six options to three, as outlined below:

  1. General inquiries
  2. Business professionals calling about policy and practice support, defect notices, survey plans or Crown grants
  3. Technical support

 The LTSA is making these changes in response to customers’ desire to connect with a service representative faster and easier. Customer support hours will remain unchanged.

Contact information for the LTSA is available on the website.