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The brands listed below all offer genuine self-employment opportunities through franchising. All members of the bfa have passed a strict accreditation process before they are able to become members. Use the search fields below or the listings to the left to browse the member directory. For more information on the membership types for franchisors and advisers, visit “membership categories explained”.

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  • Fastsigns International

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Full
    Sector
    Visual Communications & Signage
    Contact:
    John Davies QFP
    Email:
    john.davies@fastsigns.com
    Website:
    Fastsigns International  
    Tel:
    01785 253140
    Location:
    Staffordshire Technology Park, Stafford
    Desc

    Business description

    B2B Sign & Graphics Management Franchise. Over 610 centres, privately owned and operated across 9 countries. Industry leader, providing innovative visual communications solutions into the public and private sectors.

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  • Favorite Fried Chicken Limited

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Full
    Sector
    Fast Food/Restaurant/Catering
    Contact:
    Tara Yates
    Email:
    franchising@favorite.co.uk
    Website:
    Favorite Fried Chicken Limited  
    Tel:
    01255 222568
    Location:
    Clacton-on-Sea, Essex
    Desc

    Business description

    Favorite formed in 1986 and are proud to be one of the UK’s largest British-owned chicken franchises. We offer a fully-structured and supported franchise system at an affordable cost. The success of your business is the success of ours, which is why we have a team of staff dedicated to supporting you. Our systems have been written to be as simple as possible while fully complying with food safety legislation. When we say “We are Favorite” we mean all of us: you, your staff, Favorite-approved suppliers and distributors - all working with each other to give our customers the great food, service and value they expect.

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  • Francesco Group

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Full
    Sector
    Beauty Fashion/Health Services
    Contact:
    Mr. Ben Dellicompagni
    Email:
    bendellicompagni@francescogroup.co.uk
    Website:
    Francesco Group  
    Tel:
    01785 247175
    Location:
    Stafford
    Desc

    Business description

    Francesco Group boasts 31 franchised UK salons and has been trading for 40 years. Passionate about high standards, the very best in franchisees are required to expand and spread the brands name. The Company is dedicated to providing continued training, with advice and support from an experienced Head Office Team.

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  • Furniture Medic

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Full
    Sector
    Repair and Restoration
    Contact:
    Alan Lewin
    Email:
    franchisesales@servicemaster.co.uk
    Website:
    Furniture Medic  
    Tel:
    0116 275 9005
    Location:
    Wigston, Leicestershire
    Desc

    Business description

    Furniture Medic franchisees provide home and business owners with an affordable alternative to replacing fine wood furnishings and fixtures. Furniture Medic also has a close working relationship with the insurance industry which provides work resulting from claims for fire, water and accidental damage. Some experience in wood and upholstery repair (including leather) is an advantage however full training and technical support will be given. An interest in developing new skills and a keen eye for detail are essential.

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  • FiltaFry

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Associate
    Sector
    Business Services
    Contact:
    Damian Slater
    Email:
    franchiseleads2@filta.com
    Website:
    FiltaFry  
    Tel:
    01788 550100
    Location:
    Rugby, Warwickshire
  • First Class Learning Ltd

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Associate
    Sector
    Educational Services
    Contact:
    David Ritchie
    Email:
    Website:
    First Class Learning Ltd  
    Tel:
    Location:
  • Fitness Space

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Associate
    Sector
    Hotel/Leisure/Pubs
    Contact:
    James Mattingley
    Email:
    franchise@fitnessspace.com
    Website:
    Fitness Space  
    Tel:
    01344 209658
    Location:
    Bracknell
    Desc

    Business description

    Fitness Space was founded in 2010 by former Olympic and World Championship 400m finalist, Tim Benjamin. It is the fastest growing boutique operator in the UK driven by the commercial success of its studios. With 18 studios open or in pre-sale and 26 territories sold across the UK and Ireland, Fitness Space is set to grow exponentially.

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  • Footlights Theatre Schools

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Associate
    Sector
    Educational Services
    Contact:
    Joanne Fisher
    Email:
    franchise@footlightstheatre.co.uk
    Website:
    Footlights Theatre Schools  
    Tel:
    07956 423 895
    Location:
    Media City
    Desc

    Business description

    Since 2005 we have offered affordable stage school training to children and young people aged 3yrs-18yrs. We also produce professional plays for schools and theatres and have a casting agency attached. Our company was created by teachers and actors and has a strong emphasis on education through performing arts. We offer exciting opportunities for new franchisees and can guarantee you will fall in love with not only the brand but your day to day work. We have very successful franchisees who have made their living from solely operating a franchise business that can be fitted around your family lifestyle.

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  • Fosse Healthcare

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Associate
    Sector
    Healthcare
    Contact:
    Wincent Kordula
    Email:
    wincent.kordula@fossehealthcare.co.uk
    Website:
    Fosse Healthcare  
    Tel:
    0116 402 7199
    Location:
    Kibworth Harcourt, Leicestershire
    Desc

    Business description

    Fosse Healthcare franchised businesses provide temporary agency staffing support services to care homes and hospices in the form of Healthcare Assistants and Nurses. The healthcare market is extremely buoyant and the demand for care services for the elderly is growing fast and set to continue to do so for many years. Fosse Healthcare have focussed on this niche exclusively and help care homes and hospices ensure that meet their obligations for staffing levels by finding and supplying great healthcare workers.

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  • Fun Fest Franchising (UK) Limited

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Associate
    Sector
    Children/Play Education
    Contact:
    Lynne Newman
    Email:
    enquiries@funfestholidayclub.co.uk
    Website:
    Fun Fest Franchising (UK) Limited  
    Tel:
    07827 333183
    Location:
    Birmingham
    Desc

    Business description

    Fun Fest Holiday Club aims to offer working parents the perfect solution to their holiday childcare needs. With high and increasing demand for holiday childcare at the same time as local authorities report an insufficient supply of places across the UK, there is a gap in the market for what we offer; giving children the opportunity to have fun in their holidays by doing their choice of activities in a safe environment. Having established a strong business model over the last 9 years, we launched our national franchisee recruitment programme in April 2017.

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  • Furniture Clinic

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Associate
    Sector
    Repair and Restoration
    Contact:
    Franchising
    Email:
    enquiries@furnitureclinic.co.uk
    Website:
    Furniture Clinic  
    Tel:
    0844 879 3691
    Location:
    Burnopfield, Newcastle Upon Tyne
  • Fit4less by Energie

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Provisional
    Sector
    Hotel/Leisure/Pubs
    Contact:
    The Franchise Team
    Email:
    info@energiehq.com
    Website:
    Fit4less by Energie  
    Tel:
    0845 363 1020
    Location:
    Milton Keynes
    Desc

    Business description

    Fit4less offers a strong consumer proposition that clearly identifies its market position as the "low cost" alternative to more expensive full service health clubs. Fit4less clubs offer the same high quality gym facilities as premium clubs but without the frills, allowing énergie to provide outstanding value for money.

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  • FoneDoctor

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Provisional
    Sector
    Retail
    Contact:
    Lee Angel
    Email:
    lee.angel@thefonedoctoruk.co.uk
    Website:
    FoneDoctor  
    Tel:
    01522538031
    Location:
    Lincoln
    Desc

    Business description

    In the new post-PC era, our ever connected society has grown reliant on/obsessed with the use of their mobile devices (smartphones, tablets, wearables etc). They need these tools to work and panic when mobility is interrupted. FoneDoctor was established in 1986 in Lincoln. Since then, the business has expanded to currently 10 shop locations across Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire. FoneDoctor offers an exceptional opportunity to capitalise on this existing business sector that drives customers to you.

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  • Fore Fitness Ltd t/a easyGym

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Provisional
    Sector
    Hotel/Leisure/Pubs
    Contact:
    Karl Dietrich
    Email:
    Website:
    Fore Fitness Ltd t/a easyGym  
    Tel:
    Location:
  • FCC, Franchise Careers Centre

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Personnel Recruitment Consultants
    Contact:
    Ms Shirley Hughes QFP
    Email:
    info@thefranchisingcentre.com
    Website:
    FCC, Franchise Careers Centre  
    Tel:
    01904 561598
    Location:
    Desc

    Business description

    Our unique recruitment service helps franchisors strengthen their team with experienced executives and assists individuals looking to further their careers.

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  • FDC, Franchise Development Centre (North-West)

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Franchise Development Consultants
    Contact:
    Mr Stafford Cant
    Email:
    info@thefranchisingcentre.com
    Website:
    FDC, Franchise Development Centre (North-West)  
    Tel:
    01904 561 598
    Location:
    Desc

    Business description

    The most important thing to us is you - the client. What you want for your business, the result you want from working with us and how we can get you there as easily as possible. By focusing on our clients needs we have established a reputation as the UK`s most professional and respected firm of franchise consultants with a long and proven track record of helping companies develop their franchise businesses. To see our guide on what to look for in a good consultant click on our web address above.

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  • FDC, Franchise Development Centre (London & Northern Home Counties)

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Franchise Development Consultants
    Contact:
    Mr Mark Holland
    Email:
    info@thefranchisingcentre.com
    Website:
    FDC, Franchise Development Centre (London & Northern Home Counties)  
    Tel:
    01904 561598
    Location:
    London
    Desc

    Business description

    The most important thing to us is you - the client. What you want for your business, the result you want from working with us and how we can get you there as easily as possible. By focusing on our clients needs we have established a reputation as the UK`s most professional and respected firm of franchise consultants with a long and proven track record of helping companies develop their franchise businesses. To see our guide on what to look for in a good consultant click on our web address above.

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  • FDC, Franchise Development Centre (North-East)

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Franchise Development Consultants
    Contact:
    Mr Alan Wilkinson QFP
    Email:
    info@thefranchisingcentre.com
    Website:
    FDC, Franchise Development Centre (North-East)  
    Tel:
    01904 561 598
    Location:
    Desc

    Business description

    The most important thing to us is you - the client. What you want for your business, the result you want from working with us and how we can get you there as easily as possible. By focusing on our clients needs we have established a reputation as the UK`s most professional and respected firm of franchise consultants with a long and proven track record of helping companies develop their franchise businesses. To see our guide on what to look for in a good consultant click on our web address above.

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  • FDC, Franchise Development Centre (South-West)

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Franchise Development Consultants
    Contact:
    Mr Bill Hendrie QFP
    Email:
    info@thefranchisingcentre.com
    Website:
    FDC, Franchise Development Centre (South-West)  
    Tel:
    01904 561 598
    Location:
    Desc

    Business description

    The most important thing to us is you - the client. What you want for your business, the result you want from working with us and how we can get you there as easily as possible. By focusing on our clients needs we have established a reputation as the UK`s most professional and respected firm of franchise consultants with a long and proven track record of helping companies develop their franchise businesses. To see our guide on what to look for in a good consultant click on our web address above.

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  • fieldfisher

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Solicitors
    Contact:
    Mr. David Bond
    Email:
    david.bond@fieldfisher.com
    Website:
    fieldfisher  
    Tel:
    020 7861 4000
    Location:
    London
    Desc

    Business description

    Fieldfisher is a full service European law firm. We are consistently rated as the number one franchising law firm with the largest dedicated team in the UK and Europe. Our franchise team is supported by experts in trade marks and brand protection, franchise dispute resolution, e-commerce and data protection, real estate, tax, corporate and employment.

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  • Foot Anstey

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Solicitors
    Contact:
    Paul Cox
    Email:
    paul.cox@footanstey.com
    Website:
    Foot Anstey  
    Tel:
    02380172212
    Location:
  • Franchise Company, The (Darlington)

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Franchise Development Consultants
    Contact:
    Mr Ken Rostron and Ms Julie Waites
    Email:
    info@franchisecompany.co.uk
    Website:
    Franchise Company, The (Darlington)  
    Tel:
    01325 251455
    Location:
    Darlington, Co Durham
    Desc

    Business description

    The Franchise Company has a team of consultants in the UK and overseas with a wealth of franchising experience available. We currently have offices in the UK, Turkey, Latvia and Saudi Araba. The consultancy has operated since 1991 and provides support and advice on all aspects of franchising such as creating your franchise model, helping recruit franchisees, reviewing network performance, dispute resolution, and more. Because of the project experience we have gained over many years we are able to focus on our client’s needs and to create a franchise model that is robust, value for money, and meets the bfa’s ‘best practice’ criteria.

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  • Franchise Company, The (London)

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Franchise Development Consultants
    Contact:
    Ms Julie Waites and Mr Ken Rostron
    Email:
    info@franchisecompany.co.uk
    Website:
    Franchise Company, The (London)  
    Tel:
    0207 0001018/07778 743517
    Location:
    London, Greater London
    Desc

    Business description

    The Franchise Company has operated since 1991 and provides support and advice on all aspects of franchising such as creating your franchise model, helping recruit franchisees, reviewing network performance, dispute resolution, and more. We focus on our client’s business and market opportunity to create a franchise model that is commercially robust, with the best chance of success and meets the bfa’s ‘best practice’ criteria for membership status. After developing the model and franchise documentation we offer support with franchise recruitment and network management on an ongoing basis if required.

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  • Franchise Finance Ltd

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Other Finance
    Contact:
    Stuart Walsh QFP & Chris Roberts QFP
    Email:
    info@franchisefinance.co.uk
    Website:
    Franchise Finance Ltd  
    Tel:
    01844 355575
    Location:
    Stokenchurch, High Wycombe
    Desc

    Business description

    Established in 1979, Franchise Finance has a 95 percent success rate in arranging finance for franchisees. We provide a range of services including arranging finance, writing professional business plans, finance training courses, equipment leasing, business health checks and preparation for re-sales. To find out if we could help you, please visit our website or call us to discuss your requirements.

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  • Franchise Finance Ltd (Training Provider)

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Training Providers
    Contact:
    Chris Roberts QFP or Kevin Noble QFP
    Email:
    info@franchisefinance.co.uk
    Website:
    Franchise Finance Ltd (Training Provider)  
    Tel:
    01844 355575
    Location:
    Stokenchurch, High Wycombe
  • Franchise Intelligence (development consultant)

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Franchise Development Consultants
    Contact:
    Clive Smith
    Email:
    clive@franchiseintelligence.co.uk
    Website:
    Franchise Intelligence (development consultant)  
    Tel:
    023 8027 5710
    Location:
    Eastleigh, Hampshire
  • Franchise Intelligence (recruitment consultant)

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Franchisee Recruitment Consultants
    Contact:
    Nick Strong
    Email:
    nick@franchiseintelligence.co.uk
    Website:
     
    Tel:
    023 8027 5710
    Location:
    Chandlers Ford, Hampshire
    Desc

    Business description

    Maximise franchisee recruitment. Franchise Intelligence works with franchisors to grow networks of quality franchisees.

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  • Franchise Link

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Franchise Development Consultants
    Contact:
    Tim Mott
    Email:
    info@franchiselink.co.uk
    Website:
    Franchise Link  
    Tel:
    0844 9933001
    Location:
    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
    Desc

    Business description

    Franchise Link offers a comprehensive range of franchise services for people, businesses and organisations that are looking to franchise their business. Fully accredited by the British Franchise Association (BFA) and endorsed by Lloyds, Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest, we pride ourselves on our reputation for helping businesses successfully franchise.

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  • Franchise Resales Limited

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Business Brokers and Transfer Agents
    Contact:
    Julie Taylor
    Email:
    info@franchiseresales.co.uk
    Website:
    Franchise Resales Limited  
    Tel:
    01522 246 811
    Location:
    Lincoln
    Desc

    Business description

    Franchise Resales Ltd is the only bfa-accredited provider of resales services. The team manage the entire resales process for a selling franchisee, drawing on over 100 years' combined experience in the UK franchise industry. They manage the entire `end to end` resales process with franchisees, including: gathering information, sourcing prospects, franchisor approval, negotiations, sourcing funds and co-ordinating the legal process. Franchise Resales additionally advise franchisors on their own exit route and manage the resale of entire franchise networks and master licences. They provide the UK franchise community and prospective purchasers with an independent, cost-effective total resales solution.

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  • Franchise Sales and Resales

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Business Brokers and Transfer Agents
    Contact:
    Mr Jess Bains
    Email:
    jess@franchisesalesandresales.com
    Website:
    Franchise Sales and Resales  
    Tel:
    01462 685633
    Location:
    Letchworth Garden City, Herts
  • Franchise World

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Affiliated Magazines
    Contact:
    Mr. Nick Riding
    Email:
    info@franchiseworld.co.uk
    Website:
    Franchise World  
    Tel:
    020 8605 2555
    Location:
    London
    Desc

    Business description

    Franchise World, founded in 1978, is the longest-established magazine in its field and is acknowledged throughout the industry as one of the most newsworthy and authoritative. The magazine can be viewed online at www.franchiseworld.co.uk. Franchise World is distributed on subscription and free at the four British Franchise Association supported franchise exhibitions in Birmingham (2), London and Manchester. Covering both sectors of the industry, the magazine and website offers the ideal medium both for franchisors actively recruiting franchisees and, on the other hand, for service and product suppliers targeting prospective and existing franchisors.

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  • Fraser Brown Solicitors

    Contact details

    Membership
    Member - Affiliate
    Sector
    Solicitors
    Contact:
    Fiona Boswell
    Email:
    fboswell@fraserbrown.com
    Website:
    Fraser Brown Solicitors  
    Tel:
    0115 9888741
    Location:
    Nottingham
    Desc

    Business description

    Our highly experienced Franchise Team offers advice and planning across the full range of franchise related issues. We work for both franchisors and franchisees to help individuals or organisations to pre-empt any legal problems or resolve issues as soon as they arise. Our expertise can prove vital in areas ranging from franchise agreements to property matters, copyright and restraint of trade to liability and debt recovery. We can help you with recruitment and employment advice, as well as with the enforcement of franchise agreements, including specialist litigation, debt recovery, contract enforcement, and licensing (liquor, gaming and night opening).

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  • John & Karen Purnell
    Trophy Pet Foods - Franchisee case study

    John (full-time) and Karen (part-time) have structured their operations to fit perfectly with the lifestyle they want. As John says: "What could be nicer than setting off in your van every day going to meet animal lovers and their pets, and making money at the same time?"

    Read the full case study
 
 
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