FAQs

One of the registered owners of a land title has died. How can their name be removed from the title?

Transferring title such as after the death of a spouse or owner on title requires the expertise of a legal professional. See...

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...

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...

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 Director of Land Titles will begin to retire PDF versions of land title forms as of December 13, 2020. All forms are currently available in Web Filing.

Retirement dates for each PDF form are as follows:

Form Name

Retirement Date

Claim of Builder’s Lien

December 13, 2020

Form 17 Charge

February 1, 2021

Form 17 Cancellation

February 1, 2021

Form 17 Fee Simple

February 1, 2021

Local Government Filing Form

February 1, 2021

Strata Property Act Filing Form

February 1, 2021

Form A Freehold Transfer

May 1, 2021

Form B Mortgage

May 1, 2021

Form C Release

May 1, 2021

Form C Charge

May 1, 2021

Once PDF forms are retired, Web Filing forms will be required for land title submissions in myLTSA. PDF versions of retired land title forms will only be accepted if they were executed or e-signed before the indicated retirement dates.

Customers are advised to prepare and plan for the scheduled retirement of the PDF versions of land title forms, and to visit the Web Filing page in myLTSA to start preparing Web Filing forms. Tutorial videos and help articles for Web Filing are available on help.ltsa.ca. The myLTSA Technical Support team is available to answer questions and help resolve any issues you may experience.

For more information, contact customerservice@ltsa.ca.