Concealed Handgun Permits
Find out how to apply for a concealed handgun permit.
Massage Technician / Therapist
As the local ordinance is under review, the Sheriff's Office is currently not issuing permits for Massage Therapists or Massage Technicians.
Loudoun County Code (Chapter 830) requires that any person who acts as a pawnbroker by lending or advancing money for profit in exchange for another person’s personal property must obtain a Pawnbroker License. Pawnbroker licenses are issued by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office.
Precious Metal & Gem Dealer
A precious metal or gem dealer is any person, firm, partnership or corporation engaged in the business of (i) purchasing secondhand precious metals or gems, (ii) removing in any manner precious metals or gems from manufactured articles not then owned by such person, firm, partnership or corporation, or (iii) buying, acquiring or selling precious metals or gems removed from such manufactured articles.
Be prepared to show proof of identification for all services provided.
Retired Law Enforcement Officers Firearms
The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office offers opportunities for retired law enforcement officers who meet the eligibility requirements set forth in 18 U.S. Code § 926C to complete a firearm qualification course under the supervision of the Firearms Training Unit.
Scrap Metal Dealer Permit
A scrap metal dealer is any entity engaged in purchasing scrap metals to include metal, metal dross, steel, iron, old lead pipe, ferrous and non-ferrous metals, and copper.
Secondhand Dealer Permit
A secondhand dealer is any entity engaged in the re-sale of the following items of personal property, previously owned or used, which are not purchased or sold as new.
All solicitors that operate inside the county are required to register with the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
Special Events Planning
It is the goal of the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office to help you plan and have a safe and successful event. We aim to provide resources for you to use during your planning process that will aide you in completing all the necessary permit applications, licenses, and site safety plans and procedures in advance of all established deadlines to prevent last-minute challenges.