FAQs

Which subscribers can electronically sign land title forms?

For land title forms Form A, Form B, Form C - Charge and Form C - Release, a subscriber may be either a BC lawyer, notary public or member of the...

Which is the original of an electronic form?

The electronic form electronically signed by the subscriber and received by the Registrar under the Land Title Act is for all purposes...

What is a true copy of an electronic form?

The true copy is the printed copy of the electronic form with original signatures.

What is a copy of a true copy of an electronic form?

A copy of the true copy is the printed copy of the electronic form with original signatures that has been faxed, copied or scanned.

The true...

The Director of Land Titles, together with the Registrar, are responsible for maintaining the integrity, reliability, and security of BC's land title register as the official legal record of private property ownership in the province.

Land Title services are focused on examining applications under the Land Title Act, registering various land title transactions and providing copies of land title records, such as title information and registered land title documents and survey plans.

This section provides links to Director of Land Titles directions, practice bulletins and practice notes issued by the Director of Land Titles.

The LTSA's land title services are governed by numerous provincial statutes and regulations. For a complete list, see the Governance page.

The LTSA recommends that all professionals and government entities consult the detailed practice information in the Land Title Practice Manual and obtain guidance on using land title forms from the Land Title Electronic Forms Guidebook (aka "Green Book"). Both are available for purchase from the Continuing Legal Education Society of BC.

Certain survey processes require an application to be made to the Office of the Surveyor General. See Applications to Surveyor General.