Buying a franchise UK

Are you considering setting up your own business by buying a franchise UK? If so there are a lot of things you need to consider before you buy a franchise including;

  • What is a franchise & relationship between franchisee & franchisor and is it right for me?
  • There are so many franchises for sale, what type of franchise should I buy?
  • How to I create a shortlist of franchises for sale?
  • What is the franchise recruitment process
  • What questions should I ask a Franchisor when considering buying a franchise?
  • What is a franchise agreement & what are the legal obligations when buying a franchise?
  • What is franchise due diligence and how to I carry this out?
  • Will I need professional advice, if so what will I need and what are the costs

Here you will find many useful articles with tips on buying a franchise in the UK, you may also find it very useful to read our free franchise guide which you can obtain by completing the form below;

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