Types of Membership

Types of Membership

Regular Member

  • Any franchisor of favorable reputation and sound financial condition;
  • Is into business format franchising and must have a support system for its franchisees;
  • Must comply with the Fair Franchising Standards (FFS), the Associations code of ethics
  • Must comply with the minimum requirements of having been in operation for at least 3 years, with at least 3 company-owned stores and at least 3 franchised outlets;

Probationary Member

  • Any franchisor of favorable reputation and sound financial condition;
  • Is into business format franchising and must have a support system for its franchisees;
  • Applicants who are able to comply with two (2) of the three (3) minimum requirements above may become probationary members.

Charter Member

All members who are signatories to the original Articles of Incorporation dated 12 April 1995 and whose names are listed under Article VII thereof, individuals who attended or companies who were represented at the first pre-incorporation meeting of the Association on 7 February 1995 who have provided written confirmation of their agreement to be charter members and paid the admission fee of Php10,500.00.

Affiliate Member

Any institutions of higher learning including but not limited to organizations having an interest in contributing to the development of the franchise sector.

Honorary Member

The Board of Trustees may, by unanimous vote, confer honorary membership or office in the Association on any deserving individual.

Supplementary Member

An associate or subsidiary company of a Regular or Allied member nominated as such by Regular and Affiliate members, subject to the terms and conditions as laid down by the Board of Trustees at the time of application for supplementary membership.

Allied Member

Any entity or corporation engaged in the business of supplying services, equipment, supplies and/or materials to the franchise industry, or individuals, organizations or institutions who are engaged in any endeavor or field of activity related to franchising, whose applications for allied membership have been approved by the Board of Trustees upon recommendation of the Membership Committee.

 

Who can apply for membership?

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