FAQs

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 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 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....

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...

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...

Practice Information

Policy and practice materials enabling professionals, and business and government entities to transact with the LTSA.

Consult practice resources to assist with preparation and submission of plans and applications to the Surveyor General.

Consult practice resources, user guides and forms to submit applications to the land title office.

Eligible statutory officers and BC commissioners are invited to join enabling them to electronically submit land title documents on their organization's behalf.

Professional and government customers are provided access to many LTSA records through myLTSA.

Register for a live webinar to get started and learn more about the myLTSA system.