This manual, published by the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission in December 2014, is designed to help Australian franchisees and prospective franchisees to understand their rights and responsibilities under the new Franchising Code of Conduct, which come into effect on January 1st, 2015.
The manual will help you to understand:
- the steps you should take before choosing a franchise
- how to research and verify information provided to you about a franchise opportunity
- your rights and responsibilities under a franchise agreement
- what to do if there is a dispute with a franchisor.
Link to manual.