Guidance about franchising

  • A part of the ACCC’s role is to help franchisees and franchisors understand their rights and responsibilities.
  • We do this through guidance and other information, and responding to enquiries.

    Publications and resources we produce

    Franchising resources

    As well as our web pages, documents to help those in franchising understand their rights and responsibilities:

    We are currently updating:

    The ACCC offers a free online franchising course for those thinking about becoming a franchisee.

    We also have short videos in English, Hindi, Chinese simplified and Chinese traditional.

    Small business resources

    As most franchisees are also small business, many of our small business publications are relevant.

      Other guidance and information we provide

      Resources from other government agencies

      Other government agencies that provide information, resources and guidance about franchising are: