Certificate of Location

The certificate of location is a document that contains a report and a plan in which the land surveyor expresses his professional opinion on the situation and the actual condition of a property. Among other things, it identifies property titles, cadastral data and any applicable laws and regulations.

This certificate is usually necessary in the event of a real estate transaction and may be requested by a creditor, a notary, a lawyer, a real estate appraiser, an evaluator or a municipality. It can be requested by the buyer and by the seller