FAQs

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 should I do to prepare for Web Filing?

Customers can ensure their Juricert Digital Certificate is valid and uploaded to myLTSA. Customers who use conveyancing software packages that...

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...

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...

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...

As previously announced on July 25, 2019, the Director of Land Titles will retire Versions 12 and 13 of the Application to Deposit Plan form, effective February 28, 2020.

Older versions of the retired Application to Deposit Plan form will only be accepted after February 28, 2020 if they were electronically signed on or before February 28, 2020.

Note: The Director has extended the retirement date for versions 14 and 16 to August 31, 2020.

The current version of land title forms can be downloaded from a myLTSA Enterprise account or from the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia website.

Please contact the Customer Service Centre at 1-877-577-5872 or 604-630-9630 in Greater Vancouver with any questions you may have.