FAQs

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...

What kinds of jobs do you recruit for and how often do you post positions on your website?

Most of the career opportunities at the LTSA are for Examiners of Title in Land Title services, or Technologists for Surveyor General services....

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...

How do I know which land title district my property is in?

View a map of the Land Title Districts in BC for more information.

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...

The Director of Land Titles has provided directions for filing Land Tax Deferment Act letters that request additional time to secure the release of a Land Tax Deferment Act charge from title. These types of requests should be filed using a Declaration form, rather than attaching a separate letter to a Form A or to the Declaration form.

The following E-filing guides have been updated with this direction:

The EFS forms guide has also been revised to include a template for completing a Land Tax Deferment Act letter on a Declaration form.