Home About Us Membership Information Events Media NextGen Education
Who We Are The Academy Certified Franchise Executive Program CFE Appoved Courses
Melbourne Classroom Brisbane Classroom Sydney Classroom Adelaide Classroom Perth Classroom Online Courses Blended Learning
Calendar Knowledge Base Contact
Representation Bookshop Partnership Contact Us

New productivity commission study into regulatory reform

26 May 2011

Senator Sherry has announced a new Productivity Commission study of opportunities for regulatory reform.

The FCA will take this opportunity to raise the risk of ‘over-regulation’, especially in areas such as disclosure. If disclosure becomes too onerous and unwieldy, its effectiveness is undermined - this is a trend which is being felt in franchising.

Disclosure needs to help potential franchisees and it is counterproductive if the sheer weight of it , or its complexity, discourages new entrants from reading it. FCA will advise Government that future regulatory reform should be aimed at making a positive contribution to productivity growth, rather than potentially hindering it with complexity.

Please give us your thoughts at info@franchise.org.au and we will see to it these views are vigorously put to the Productivity Commission.

More information on the Productivitiy Commission study


Latest News

MEDIA RELEASE The Franchise Council of Australia (FCA) recognised franchising's best in South Australia at the 2016 SA Excellence i...
  WA Excellence in Franchising Awards showcase outstanding franchising success.   The Franchise Council of Australia (FCA)...
Bruce Billson appeared on today's Franchise Industry Bulletin to talk about how engaging with mainstream media can take the FCA to higher groun...

Upcoming Events

NSW Foundation Field Manager Bootcamp

Start Time: 8:00am
Date: Tuesday 27th September 2016

Effective Management of Workplace Grievances

Start Time: 8:30am
Date: Wednesday 5th October 2016

Women in FranchisingFranchise AcademyFranchise Council of Australia