Featured Franchises

The franchising industry is full of opportunities across a wide range of sectors. The UK Franchise Directory helps you find the best UK based franchises for you to invest in for.

Open days

Franchise open days are a great way to discover more about the franchise opportunities that you're interested in. We keep an up-to-date calendar of all the upcoming open days to make your search for a UK franchise simple.

Latest franchises



If you're new to franchising, then we can help! We've got useful franchise advice across the site. For the franchising basics, then our FAQs are a good way to get you started in your search.

Looking to invest? question

If you're looking to invest in a UK franchise but aren't sure where to start, then why not look at our available opportunities. For many UK investors, franchising is a safer and more profitable way to get into business than starting up themselves. With the UK Franchise Directory you can rest assured that if you're looking to invest in a franchise you're in the right place. 

What is franchising? question

At its core franchising is very simple. Franchisors are companies that grant a license to third parties to conduct their business under their name. You'll make an initial investment with one of our available franchises, and then our franchisors will be back in contact to support you through the process of setting you up in a location and make sure your franchise hits the ground running. 

How do I find a UK franchise? question

Don't worry, you're in the right place! Head on over to our franchise opportunities or use the search bar at top of this page to find available UK franchises today.

Looking for franchise exhibitions to attend or exhibit at? question

We don't run our own UKFD exhibitions, but The Franchise Exhibitions are exclusively supported by the British Franchise Association (bfa) and you can find out more about us at their exhibitions! For more details you can contact us directly.