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  • 168.2 (1) A document may be submitted electronically, in accordance with an applicable e-filing direction, by
  • (a) the applicant,
  • (b) the solicitor or agent of the applicant, or
  • (c) a person authorized by that solicitor or agent to submit the document.
  • (2) If an e-filing direction under section 168.22(1)(b) applies in relation to a document, a person may not submit the document other than electronically unless a registrar decides that it is appropriate in the circumstances to accept the document.
  • (3) The electronic submission of an application constitutes a statement by the person who submits the application of the following:
  • (a) in the case of an application for registration, that the applicant
    • (i) is applying for registration under this Act,
    • (ii) is entitled to be registered, as applicable,
      • (A) as the owner in fee simple of the land described, or
      • (B) as the owner of the charge specified over the land described, and
    • (iii) claims registration accordingly;
  • (b) in the case of an application to cancel the registration of a charge, that the applicant
    • (i) is applying for cancellation under this Act,
    • (ii) is entitled to cancellation of the charge, and
    • (iii) claims cancellation accordingly;
  • (c) in the case of an application to deposit a plan, that the applicant
    • (i) is applying to deposit the plan in the land title office, and
    • (ii) is entitled to submit the plan for deposit.

2018-37-18, effective November 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 171/2019).

PRACTICE

Directions for E-filing

The Director has established directions for required electronic filing, published at ltsa.ca under “Professionals”, “Land Title Practice”, “E-filing User Guides and Publications”.

For requirements on the use of electronic land title forms, see

Completion instructions for electronic land title forms are set out in the

  • Land Title Web Filing Form Practice Guides;
  • Directions for Completing EFS Forms; and
  • EFS User’s Guide;

published at ltsa.ca under “Professionals”, “Land Title Practice”, “E-filing User Guides and Publications”.