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 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 a Parcel Identifier (PID)?

A Parcel Identifier or PID is a nine-digit number that uniquely identifies a parcel in the land title register of in BC. The Registrar of Land...

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...

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) has implemented several temporary practice measures in support of recommendations by the Provincial Health Officer and BC Centre for Disease Control to maintain physical distance. We are committed to protecting the health and well-being of our customers and employees while operating our business as an essential service provider.

Customers can be assured that the LTSA will continue to follow the advice and direction from the Provincial Health Officer and BC Centre for Disease Control to ensure our actions are proactive and appropriate. Our temporary practice measures will remain in place until physical distancing recommendations are removed.

We encourage you to visit our COVID-19 Resources web page or follow us on Twitter to stay up-to-date with current guidelines and information. The LTSA continues to operate during these unprecedented times – although front counter services are closed to protect everyone’s health, customers can still file applications, register land title interests, and search for land information through our online systems.