Getting started in Franchising

Learn the fundamentals of franchising with
Business Franchise Australia to reach all your franchise goals

There are more than 1,100 franchise systems across Australia, contributing a staggering $184 billion to the Australian economy. With over 70,000 individual franchise owners, employing over 460,000 people across the country, the franchise world is certainly big business.

So, whether you’re in Australia or New Zealand, how do you become part of this exciting industry, and what are the steps you need to take before you join a franchise system?



Is franchising right for me?

Business success is achieved by doing the right things in the right order at the right time

Benefits of franchising

Buying into a franchise is becoming an increasingly popular choice for many 

Franchising code of conduct

We’ve set out some tips we’ve picked up to assist you to avoid disappointment

Choosing the right franchise

How do you find the same roadmaps that will guide your way into franchising?

Due diligence

A business consultant, a lawyer and a recruiter each provide advice to guide you through the due diligence process of a franchise purchase

Asking the experts

New to franchising? Your Questions answered


Financing your franchise

For most franchisees, finance is going to be a necessary requirement in their life as a small business owner

Disclosure doc & agreement

For many years Australia has been one of the most regulated countries in the world when it comes to franchising

Welcome to Franchising

The FCA aims to support, promote and develop Australian franchising to drive economic and entrepreneurial success within the sector