Franchise Council of Australia


National Franchise Convention

The National Franchise Convention (NFC) is the largest and most comprehensive professional development event on the Franchise Council of Australia’s annual calendar.

NFC21-22 is scheduled to be held from 4-5 April 2022 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Sponsorship and Exhibition opportunities now available . Click here to view the NFC21 Sponsorship and Exhibition prospectus.

FY2022-23 Summit Doing Business

Reducing Risk & Seizing Opportunities

What’s in store for business in 2022-23? Hear how to prepare for the challenges and leverage the opportunities from the experts such as leading economist David Plank from ANZ Bank.

Gain valuable insights on topics ranging from the culture of adopting change and recruiting new franchisees to adapting your customer offer to incorporate sustainability and single-use plastics.

It’s also an opportunity to discuss the key issues with your fellow franchising peers and exchange practical knowledge during engaging roundtable sessions.

State Chapter Events Program

Throughout the year, the FCA hosts a range of events across Australia.

Education Forums: Focusing on hot topics these information sessions are a great way to up-to-date on the issues and developments that matter in franchising.

Social Networking Events: Meet and greet some of the most influential people in franchising.

Coffee Catch Ups: An informal gathering, catch up and chance to mingle with other franchise industry participants and hear from fellow franchising professionals.

Franchising & Business Opportunities Expos

The Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo, brings together franchisees, franchisors, small businesses and industry players in a face to face environment.

For more information on attending or exhibiting at the expos, please visit

Upcoming show dates

Melbourne: 1-2 April 2022
Sydney: 5-6 August 2022
Brisbane: 14-15 October 2022
Perth: 13 November 2022

Legal Symposium 2021

The franchise sector’s essential guide to legal information and developments, the FCA’s annual Legal Symposium returned online for 2021 on 19-20 October.

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