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  • 168.3 (1) A plan that is submitted electronically must be signed electronically by a British Columbia land surveyor.
  • (2) If the applicable e-filing direction requires a plan that is submitted electronically to contain a serial deposit number,
  • (a) the plan must contain a serial deposit number incorporated into the plan in accordance with that direction, and
  • (b) the incorporation of the serial deposit number into the plan in accordance with that direction satisfies the requirement under any Act that a serial deposit number be assigned to the plan.
  • (3) The electronic signature of a British Columbia land surveyor on a plan is a certification by the land surveyor that the information in each notation, endorsement, statement or certification made by that land surveyor and set out on the plan is correct.

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


The Director has established directions for required electronic filing, published at

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

In addition to the directions identified in E-filing Directions, specific directions for the completion of plans and plan applications are contained in Electronic Land Title Plan and Plan Application Requirements, v. 2.6, available at