Metro Rod - Drainage Services Franchise

A drainage business operating a 24 hour-a-day, 365 day-a-year quality service serving commercial, industrial, utility and domestic markets.

Finance requirements

Initial Franchise Fee: Minimum of £25,000 + VAT
Prices available on application

Available areas

Dundee and Perth, Northern Ireland, Inverness (Highlands and Islands), Dumfries and Galloway, London

Established businesses for sale: £25k - £1m+ supported within Metro Rod

Investing in a Metro Rod resale means you can build from an established customer base, with ongoing revenue, and trained staff. A fleet of vehicles and associated equipment is also available in addition to the franchise fee.

National brand
Your local business

Drainage services
24/7, 365 days

Key accounts
Delivering success

Metro Rod local businesses operate across the commercial, industrial, utility and domestic markets. Drainage in the UK is a multi-billion pound highly profitable sector with demand 365 days of the year, 24 hours a day.

The power of a national brand (est. 1983) giving your business a competitive advantage:

  • Field and Office based Key accounts team winning business
  • Call centre operated at head office 24/7
  • Staff training via our technical support team
  • Finance team managing your debtors
  • Business coaching to achieve your goals

"You know you have guaranteed work as well as the support from Head Office. I started with the Brighton territory in 2013 but it is going so well I have also invested in 2 other territories along the South Coast. We are now building our own new offices to support the larger business, with 14 engineers and related support staff!"

– Tony Jeeves: Brighton Territory

Successful Metro Rod business owners work on growing their local business, managing staff to meet SLA's and delivering first class service. Typically, 60% of income is generated through key accounts and 40% locally, by the business owner and their team. You will benefit from being a part of a national network of like-minded business owners, keen to share ideas and experiences.

£25k to £1m +
(depending on territory)

Bank funding
Up to 70%
Subject to status

Investment and returns

As an established network of businesses there are always investment opportunities arising for across the country. Depending on the territories available at any one time - prices range from £25K to £1m+.

Franchisees are taking six figures sums out of their businesses, and still investing in the business's growth.

As you will be joining an established franchise network and investing in a fully operating business with on-going revenue, we have excellent relationships with the major banks who generally offer 70% of the investment.

Areas of the country that currently have resales available include:

  • London
  • Dumfries & Galloway
  • Dundee & Perth
  • Inverness (Highlands & Islands)
  • Northern Ireland

Complete an enquiry form today to request more information!