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The journey of selling or closing a small business

Selling or closing your business can be challenging, especially when you have to contact many government agencies.

The ATO in conjunction with the Department of Industry and Science, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission and the Fair Work Ombudsman have developed a series of videos to help you understand your regulatory ob...

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2015 MYOB FCA Excellence in Franchising Awards national categories open!

Following the success of the 2014 MYOB FCA Excellence in Franchising Awards, there has never been a better time to enter your system and people into the running for the 2015 edition of these prestigious awards.

Success at the awards generates priceless publicity and promotion for individuals and their franchise systems it is direct marke...

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Poolwerx hopes to make a splash in US market with new acquisition

AUSTRALIA'S largest pool and spa care franchise Poolwerx is set to make a splash in the United States. 
The Brisbane based company has acquired Cactus Valley Pool Supplies in Phoenix, Arizona which has been in operating for 17 years and currently has 16 stores. Poolwerx founder and CEO John O'Brien said launching into the Am...

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Insights into the Australian franchising sector

Chairman of the Franchise Council of Australia, Warren Wilmot, discusses the state of Australia's franchise sector in the March issue of the British Franchise Association's Newsline publication.

In the article, Warren shares his insights into why franchising is successful in Australia, the key growth areas for franchising and the...

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The FCA's submission on the Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman

The Franchise Council of Australia has made a submission on the exposure draft legislation to establish the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (the "Ombudsman").

Key points from the FCA's submission on the Ombudsman's advocacy function The FCA supports the proposal for the Ombudsman to represe...

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Latest News

The Franchise Council of Australia (FCA) has recognised franchising's best in South Australia at the 2019 SA Excellence in Franchising Award...
Franchising has been the common thread that has helped the high achieving small business owners recognised by the Franchise Council of Australia...
A belief in paving the way in business and focusing on creating a successful path for staff to achieve personal success is a shared theme among ...

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VIC Site Selection Workshop

Start Time: 8:30am
Date: Tuesday 22nd October 2019

VIC Territory Planning Workshop

Start Time: 1:00pm
Date: Tuesday 22nd October 2019


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