The UK’s No. 1 Franchise Directory for Over 15 Years

Find Your Franchise

Our Newsletter

Top Franchises

Recent Franchise Articles

Largest Franchise Event Will Return to the UK’s ‘Entrepreneurial Hotspot’ in October

Visitors can gain exclusive access to the world of franchising at the NEC, Birmingham on the 2 and 3 October 2015. Read More

McDonald's History Timeline

McDonald's is one of the leading franchise brands in the world. This Franchise Direct infographic outlines the history of the food franchise. Read More

Women in Franchising  

A guide on what franchising can offer women interested in becoming a franchisee, the most popular industries for female franchisees, and which associations and financial institutions they can go to for help. Read More

Franchise Direct's MD Makes Franchise Business Radio Appearance

Franchise Direct's managing director, Sean McGarry, had the pleasure of being a guest panellist in a July episode of Franchise Business Radio, hosted by Pam Currie. Read More

Winners of the Franchisor of the Year Awards 2015 Revealed

A glittering awards ceremony took place in Birmingham, with the British Franchise Association giving the prestigious Franchisor of the Year 2015 Gold Award to Agency Express. Read More

News Tracker

Stay up to date with the latest franchise news on the Franchise Direct News Tracker

Success Stories

View real-life franchisee success stories and be inspired to invest in your own franchise or business opportunity. You will be amazed by what's inside...

Franchisee Success Stories...

Meet new franchisee, Vince Gordon

Vince Gordon has a true passion for sport and vast experience of working with young people. That’s why he was determined to realise his dream and own a Premier Sport business. With a £5,000 investment and a little help from a government backed initiative, he’s now able inspire the next generation of sporting superstars in Kings Heath, Birmingham. Read More...

Franchisee Startups

Are you interested in owning your own franchise opportunity? Read the following inspiring franchise start-up stories, and be encouraged to find a franchise opportunity for you! If you discover a new career through Franchise Direct, tell us about it and we'll help you promote your new business franchise!

New Franchisees...

New Card Connection Franchisees Recruited from Franchise Direct

Leading greeting card publisher and franchisor, Card Connection, has today announced two of its new franchisees have been recruited from Franchise Direct. David and Cathy Mason take over the Liverpool area and Bill & Hilary Davies will now run the Middlesbrough/Darlington territory. Read More...

Featured Franchises

Franchises of the Day

Our franchises are picked fresh for you every day...

Oast House Farm Snacks

With earnings up to £30k per area, this snack box franchise is really like having your cake & eating it! Read More

Two Men and a Truck

A moving services franchise opportunity from the US's first and biggest home / office moving franchise. Read More

Your Request List

You can add items by clicking the "Add to Request List" button or checkbox when you find something you're interested in.

You may add up to 15 items to your Request List

Your request list will follow you around the site.

When you are ready to complete your request for free information, click "Submit" in your Request List.

Why not get started by browsing our New Franchise Opportunities or Low Cost Franchise Directory?

You may only enter 15 items in your Request List.

To request information from your selected companies, just fill in the form and click "Submit".

OK, got it

Request Info From:


Your List is Empty

You can add items by checking the "Add to Request List" boxes.

* indicates required field

Optional Information

Join our mailing list!

Terms and conditions apply. We respect your privacy.

TRUSTe online privacy certification