Massage Establishment Permit

In order to own or operate a massage establishment in the City of Falls Church, a massage establishment permit must be obtained from the Chief of Police. The following is the process for obtaining this permit:

  • Obtain a City of Falls Church business license from the Commissioner of the Revenue.
  • Obtain a City of Falls Church Occupancy Permit for your business space.
  • Complete the City of Falls Church massage establishment application.
  • Contact Det. LeGrand-Douglass via email and make an appointment to complete the rest of the application process. Det. LeGrand-Douglass will confirm you have all of the correct paperwork and meet the criteria to be a licensed massage establishment with the City of Falls Church.