FAQs

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 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 is the LTSA's mandate?

Established in 2005, the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) is a publicly accountable, statutory corporation responsible...

To whom is the LTSA accountable?

The LTSA is accountable to the users of British Columbia's land title and survey systems. Accountability and transparency of LTSA operations is...

Why is it important to hire a professional?

Professionals such as lawyers, notaries public, real estate agents and land surveyors contribute to having a high quality land title system in BC...

News

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Significant amendments to the Land Title Act are coming into force on November 15, 2019.  Most notably, Part 10.1, which governs electronic filing, is being repealed and replaced to clarify and simplify the legislation.

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) is pleased to announce that Connie Fair, President and CEO, will be a recipient of the 2019 BC CEO Award by Business in Vancouver magazine, in the Public Service category.

The Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) is pleased to announce the first province-wide adopters of ParcelMap BC, the Agricultural Land Commission (ALC) and the DataBC Program.

As announced on July 25, 2019, the Director of Land Titles has issued revised versions of all land title form templates which contain new electronic signature certification statements.

The Director of Land Titles has issued revised versions of all land title form templates. The forms are available for download but cannot be submitted until November 15, 2019. The forms are being made available now to enable practitioners to prepare and plan for the November 15, 2019 retirement of the current versions of land title forms. 

Updated fees take effect July 19, 2019

Significant amendments to the Land Title Act are coming into force on November 15, 2019.  Most notably, Part 10.1, which governs electronic filing, is being repealed and replaced to clarify and simplify the legislation.

The Land Title and Survey Authority (LTSA) has delayed plans to move to a new office in Kamloops until January 2022, with records moving to Victoria by December 2021.

Customers are reminded to provide appropriate supporting documentation for applications to Change Name and Transmission to Surviving Joint Tenant (Fee Simple).

New content helps users make the most of online resources, while also supporting local governments to adopt ParcelMap BC.