What is the franchise code of conduct?

What is the franchise code of conduct?

Franchising is a popular business model that allows you to operate a business under the brand of another business. Famous examples of a franchise in Australia include Pool Werx, Muffin Break, and Jim’s Mowing. A franchisee is a sole trader, partnership or company...
Licence v franchise – what’s the difference?

Licence v franchise – what’s the difference?

Two of the most common types of businesses in Australia are licensed businesses and a franchised business. But what’s the difference? Both models are business agreements in which certain aspects of the brand are shared in exchange for a fee.  However, a franchising...
Your obligations under the new franchise laws

Your obligations under the new franchise laws

  Franchising laws have changed again, and if you’re a franchise business owner it’s important you’re up to the date with the latest requirements. The government has introduced the online Franchise Disclosure Register, which is a database of franchisors’...