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About Teranet

Teranet is an international leader and pioneer in electronic land registration systems and commerce.

Teranet is the exclusive provider of Ontario’s online property search and registration. We developed, own and operate the Ontario Electronic Land Registration System – one of the most advanced, secure and sophisticated land registration systems in the world. Teranet also provides online access to Ontario’s Writs System.

In Manitoba, Teranet owns and operates The Property Registry, providing certification of titles to land, maintains land records and offers reliable information of financial interests in personal property to the public.

  • In Manitoba, Teranet owns and operates The Property Registry. Teranet provides certification of titles to land, maintains land records and offers reliable personal property information to the public.
  • Teranet also offers a complementary suite of innovative solutions for a number of key industries, including real estate, financial services, law, and government and utilities.
  • Most recently Teranet expanded its global footprint and registry business through the full acquisition of Foster Moore, a New Zealand-based global market player in the government register sector.

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Our Vision

To be the trusted partner to governments and businesses in building stronger communities and economies.

Our Mission

To efficiently connect government, business and consumers through the delivery and transformation of registry services, data insights and ecosystem platform solutions, while always maintaining the highest standards of reliability and integrity.


For more than two decades, Teranet has been a pioneer in electronic registration, a trusted and dependable partner with government, and a product innovator.

  • 1991

    Teranet founded

  • 1995

    Teraview launched

  • 1997

    Writs system launched

  • 1999

    eRegistry launched

  • 2001

    GeoWarehouse launched

  • 2002

    Purview launched

  • 2004

    Government exits as owner

  • 2006

    Teraview Income Fund IPO

  • 2008

    Teranet acquired by Borealis
    Acquired Do Process

  • 2010

    Amended agreements with Province of Ontario

  • 2012

    Title Automation & Legal Conversion completed

  • 2013

    Acquired ProSuite

  • 2014

    Acquired Manitoba Property Registry
    Acquired ownership interest in Foster Moore

  • 2015

    Planning of Writ System Refresh

  • 2016

    Teranet celebrates 25th anniversary

  • 2017

    Teraview & Mapping System Refresh

  • 2018

    Acquired D+H Collateral Management Corporation, a division of Finastra Holdings Inc.

  • 2020

    Fully acquired Foster Moore globally


Leadership Team

Elgin Farewell

President & CEO

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Fariba Rawhani

Chief Information Officer

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Sudha Dwivedi

Chief Human Resources Officer

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Kerri Brass

Senior Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer

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Scott Sinha

Vice President, Corporate Development

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Agostino Russo

Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary

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Tim Rye

Senior Vice President, Financial Solutions

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Dilprit Grewal

Senior Vice President, Registry & Property Solutions

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Join Our Team

Interested in a career where you’re challenged and supported on a daily basis? We’re always looking for exceptional people with special talents, expertise and skills to contribute to our team and grow the Teranet brand.