Below are some resources that you may find useful to your franchise research in South Africa.
South African Franchise Market
Franchise Association of Southern Africa (FASA) – trade association for franchisors, franchisees and professional organisations that service the needs of the South African franchise sector.
Franchising Plus – South African business consultancy that has, since 1994 specialised in assisting existing businesses and prospective franchise companies in South Africa to expand their operations by means of franchising, licensing and other business distribution mechanisms as well as providing business development support to new and aspiring South African entrepreneurs.
Contact Franchising Plus for their preferred bank specific to your needs
Your Business Magazine – Magazine for entrepreneurship and Management in South Africa.
Global Franchise Market
whichfranchise.com – UK Franchise Website – free franchise information and advice for UK franchise market, includes list of franchise opportunities (all bfa members)
franchiseresales.com – US Franchise Website – free franchise information and advice for US franchise market, includes list of franchise opportunities
whichfranchise.ie – Irish Franchise Website – provides potential franchisees in Ireland with free franchise information and advice, and list of franchise opportunities
whichfranchise.net.au – Australian Franchise Website – provides potential franchisees in Australia with free franchise information and advice, and directory of franchise for sale in Australia