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The Surveyor General Division of the LTSA is responsible for the quality of the land survey structure for the Province, and the LTSA is the...

Visit the Survey Plan Datasets page to view the Survey Plan Dataset specification and...

To ensure all British Columbians benefit from ParcelMap BC, multiple service channels were developed to access ParcelMap BC to support land-based decision making needs of  stakeholders.

Today, ParcelMap BC services:

  • Land owners and the general public who can browse and search for parcel information using ParcelMap BC through the LTSA’s website with no sign-in or cost.
  • Land development professionals such as lawyers, notaries, realtors and government staff who use the myLTSA portal to access ParcelMap BC to assist in land records research. If records of interest are identified, customers are able to easily purchase that information from the LTSA.
  • Land surveyors who access ParcelMap BC with enhanced services via myLTSA for research, planning and for submitting submit survey plan datasets. Land surveyors rely on ParcelMap BC data for use in conducting new surveys and preparing new survey plans.
  • Local governments, Provincial Ministries and Agencies who integrate ParcelMap BC data products with their systems using ParcelMap Direct, including ICI Society who uses this service to supply ParcelMap BC to Society members via GeoShare.

An Open Government Licensed view of ParcelMap BC is accessible via the BC Data Catalogue, supporting Open Data initiatives and powering use by GIS professionals and integrators.