The Boards of Trustees for local churches must register according to the various county requirements:
Arlington County, Virginia – Trustees registration (send to Arlington County Circuit Court Clerk, 1425 N. Courthouse Rd., #6700, Arlington, VA 22201, 703-228-7010.
Fairfax County, Virginia – An order of appointment for church trustees or trustees for other fraternal organizations must be confirmed by the Circuit Court. Church trustees must file a petition in Circuit Court when selling, improving, gifting, exchanging or settling boundaries between adjoining church property or property of benevolent associations (e.g., fraternal organizations) by agreement.
Loudoun County, Virginia