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 Paul Whitney at 703-248-5100 ext. 7052 (TTY 711) or via email and make an appointment to complete the rest of the application process. Mr. Whitney 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.