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Basic tips and resources for searching titles, documents and plans.
Learn what you need to conduct a title search.
You can select additional options to refine and customize your title search results.
Short legal descriptions are made up of a number of fields separated by slashes and are a method for searching for titles and plans.
All parcels within the land title register are recorded as subdivided or unsubdivided.
Most plans filed with the LTSA display a three-letter plan prefix code (such as BCP or VAS) in the legal description. This prefix may be needed for some search methods.
These codes are used to indicate Miscellaneous Notes or Pending Applications associated with the parcel.

Introduction to Search Services - Land Title and Survey Authority