To obtain a Pawnbroker License in the City of Falls Church you must:
Petition the Arlington County Circuit Court via a court order for
permission to obtain a pawn broker license for the City of Falls Church
pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 40 of Title 54 of the Code of
Virginia, 1950, as amended, subsection 54.1-4001.
Provide documentation of the existence of a bond with surety in the minimum amount of $50,000 to secure payment of any judgment recovered under the provisions of subsection B. (Subsection B: Any person who recovers a judgment against a licensed pawnbroker for the pawnbroker's misconduct may maintain an action in his own name upon the bond of the pawnbroker if the execution issued upon such judgment is wholly or partially unsatisfied.)
Contact Detective Elliott at 703-248-5068 or via email and make an appointment to complete the rest of the application process. The appointment with Detective Elliott entails having your fingerprints and a digital photograph taken. A background check is also done at that time.