UK Franchise Opportunities

Our UK franchise directory includes a diverse range of franchise opportunities, including cleaning franchises, home based franchises & education franchises. You can find both full time and part time low cost franchise opportunities available for sale across the UK.

The UK franchise industry

A franchise can be a great opportunity to run your own business. It can be a much quicker start up than a traditional business. You get the benefit of the franchisor’s market share, brand awareness, advertising, business management and know how – plus ongoing support from the franchisor.

The banks may be more willing to lend you money to fund your business if it is an established franchise and because the business is already established the risks of failure are likely to be reduced.

UK franchise opportunities: A sector showing record growth

The franchising industry is one synonymous with support and community, demonstrated in the 2018 bfa NatWest Franchise Survey, showing a 95% franchisee satisfaction rate.

With 48,600 franchised units in the UK up 10% since the last set of stats in 2015, and 60% turning over more than £250,000, people are seeing the benefits of owning a franchise unit, reflected in the fact that multi-unit ownership continues to rise (36%, up from 29% in 2015.

These impressive figures are the reason that banks tend to look upon franchising investments favourably, willing to lend up to 70% of the initial investment.

Franchise UK articles

  1. What is a franchise and what it means to be a franchisee
  2. The questions to ask a franchisor when considering buying a franchise
  3. Running a home based franchise

 

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Search here for your ideal part time franchise. You can find everything from running a children’s art class, to managing a team of cleaners for a high earning business.

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Families Magazine

Families Magazine trail-blazed the parenting magazines freemium model. We are leaders in the field. We’ve been building our brand for almost 28 years! We have 41 editions across the country and... Read more

About Us Kiddy Cook is an innovative franchise aimed at promoting cookery skills, healthy eating and food awareness amongst pre-school and primary school children. The business breaks down into 2... Read more

About Us The Creative Franchise opportunity offers you your own Design & Marketing agency without the overheads and hassle of employing people! All the conceptual ideas, design, artwork,... Read more

Champs Academy Franchise

More Than Just A Franchise But A Life Changing Opportunity Imagine going to bed at night with a deep sense of personal fulfillment and satisfaction knowing you’ve made a huge difference in a... Read more

About Us MamaBabyBliss are passionate about the wellbeing of mothers, babies and mums-to-be and it is their mission to provide support to mothers, babies and mums-to-be on that precious journey that... Read more

my travel biz franchise

About Us Based around the exciting world of travel, My Travel Biz is an easy, flexible and sociable affiliate programme that offers great earning potential which grows year after year. Built to be... Read more

About Little Squigglers Little Squigglers offers weekly art, craft and sensory play classes to children under 5. Parents and children come along and enjoy our incredibly relaxed atmosphere where... Read more

Why work with us? Language for Fun was started by language teacher and mum, Jessica Bonnard, in 2007 and is one of the few language schools in the country that offer leisure courses specifically for... Read more

Turn your love of music into a career Looking for a more rewarding career? Kiddleydivey allows you to turn your love of music into a career you can be passionate about. Kiddleydivey gives you a... Read more