Mineral Titles News, Notices & Announcements

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Mineral Title Notices

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Crown Granted 2 Post Mineral Claim Notices

News & Announcements

January 6, 2020 - BC Geographic Warehouse, Planned Service Interruption

The BC Geographic Warehouse (BCGW) will have a planned service interruption for maintenance.  This will affect most government mapping applications (ILRR, iMapBC, MTO etc), as well as, the distribution service.  The outage will begin at approximately 4pm on Friday, January 24th until approximately 4pm on Sunday, January 26th.

For MTO, mapping for layers under Other Mining Layers, Crown Land Layers, Administrative Boundaries, First Nations Layers, Private Land Layers, Other Resource Layers and Base Maps will not display.  Title Overlap Reports (TOR) that are run during this time period will be incomplete. All other components of MTO will be functional.  If you require the mapping layers for conducting your MTO business, please consider doing this in advance of  BCGW planned service interruption.

March 21, 2019 - Update: Exploration and Development Work Notices

Mineral Titles Branch posts notices for non-compliance of Section 33 - Reports on exploration and development work - for the cancellation of all or a portion of a SOW registered under Section 29 or 33.1 of the Mineral Tenure Act.


January 7, 2019 - Mineral Titles Forms Video Tutorials Update

The Mineral Titles branch website has updated The MTO Help Guides. Specifically, 2 of our Common Web Mapping (CWM) videos have been updated (Basic Tools using CWM, How to acquire a claim using CWM) and a new video on How to use markup with CWM was created.