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Why Join PFA?

  • As the voice of Philippine franchising, it articulates and provides  credible representation in issues relevant to the sector

  • Provides national and international expansion opportunities  A platform to promote brand and recruit potential franchisees

  • Adheres to the Fair Franchising Standards (FFS), which make PFA  members the most trusted franchises in the country

  • Access to suppliers and business enablers

  • Preferential rates in all PFA activities including Franchise Asia  Philippines

  • Continuing education and professional enhancement opportunities  like the Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) Program

PFA Members' Benefits

Why Join PFA

Do you have what it takes to  be a PFA member?

  • Brand must be registered in the IPOPHL

  • Must have a successful franchising business

  • Must have an operations manual and a franchisee support  program

  • Must have a franchise offering circular (FOC) or franchise  disclosure document (FDD), which outlines all the items that  must be shared with potential franchisees

  • Must have a franchise agreement that is not one-sided and binds  both parties of their responsibilities

How to be a Member?


Applicants must  accomplish the PFA  membership application form


Fill out the membership application form and email to or UPLOAD using the button below


The required  documents may be  emailed to the  membership officer of  the PFA Secretariat or  delivered to the PFA  office


All applications for PFA membership will be reviewed by the membership committee which shall make appropriate recommendations to the Board of Directors Trustees which will then decide on the application for membership.

What are the types of PFA members?

A. Regular members

  • Any individual, partnership or corporation engaged in franchising as a  franchisor or as a master franchisee of a foreign franchise doing business in  the Philippines whose application has been approved by the Board of Trustees  upon the recommendation of the Membership Committee and provided the  following requirements are met

a. has satisfactory financial condition subject to such criteria as may be  established from time to time by the Board of Trustees;

b. has franchising relations and conducts business in a manner that reflects  favorably on franchising; and

c. complies with the necessary Philippine laws applicable to its business in the  Philippines.


B. Allied members

  • 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.

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What is a member of good standing?

A member in good standing is one who has no  outstanding annual membership dues or other financial  obligations to the association and complies with the  Association's Code of Ethics, Fair Franchising Standards,  and other rules and regulations that the Association  may  issue from time to time

Duties and Responsibilities of Members

  1. To obey and comply with the By-Laws, rules and regulations that may be  promulgated by the Association from time to time

  2. Attend all meetings that may be called by the Board of Trustees;

  3. To pay annual membership dues and other assessments of the Association;  and,

  4. To abide  by the Code of Ethics as promulgated by the Association  and as amended  from time to time.

Get in touch with us!

MANILA OFFICE: Unit 701 One Magnificent Mile (OMM Citra) Bldg., San Miguel Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City

(+632)687-03 65 to 67

Ms Jen Kanseko (Membership Officer)
Mobile: (SMART) 0999-8833732 | (SUN) 0932-8792732 |

(GLOBE) 0917-8320732

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