These are the types of records that can be viewed by searching or browsing in Historical Books:
- Abstract/Parcel Register Book
Registry abstracts, land title parcel registers, registry and land titles condominium registers, miscellaneous abstracts containing other title information.
- Power of Attorney Index
Power of Attorney indices contain a list of registered Powers of Attorney. The Power of Attorney Index is organized alphabetically by surname or company name.
- Condominium Corporation Index
Condominium Corporation indices are a listing of condominium corporation registrations and addresses maintained by each Land Registry Office. For current entries, contact ServiceOntario. The Condominium Corporation Index is organized by condominium plan number.
- Caution Index
Caution indices contain a list of registered cautions. For current entries, contact ServiceOntario. The Caution Index is organized by caution number.
- General Register Index
The General Register is a Registry System index of all non-land-specific documents maintained by each Land Registry Office, including wills, letters probate, letters patent, etc. For current entries, contact ServiceOntario. The General Register Index is organized alphabetically by surname or company name.
- Subdivision Plan Index
Subdivision Plan indices contain a list of registered non-electronic subdivision plans. The Subdivision Plan Index is organized by subdivision plan number.
- Canada Lands Index
Canada Lands indices contain plans of public lands under the Canada Lands Surveys Act, Navigable Waters Protection Act, Transfers of Jurisdiction and Control, Indian Reserves and National Parks. For current entries, contact ServiceOntario.
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- By-Law Index
By-Law indices contain By-Law registered after January 1, 1963. For current entries, contact ServiceOntario. The By-Law Index is organized by township and municipality.
- Reference Plan Index
Reference Plan indices contain a list of deposited non-electronic reference plans. The Reference Plan Index is organized by reference plan number.
- First Registration Book
First Registration books contain a list of first registrations from registry to land titles (e.g. Crown Patent or Crown plan). For current entries, contact ServiceOntario. The First Registration Books are organized by date of registration.