JOINING FASA

Effective 1 January 2017

FASA, as the official body for franchising in South Africa, has, as the underlying basis on which membership is granted and controlled, a Code of Ethics and Business Practices to which all members subscribe.

MEMBERSHIP CRITERIA

Please take note of the following information which applies to all applicationsfrom franchisors and service providers
members:-

  • All applications are forwarded to FASA's membership committee for comments and final approval, where applicable.
  • The entire approval process takes between 4 and six weeks from date of submission depending on the number of questions or suggested amendments raised by the membership committee and the applicant's response time.
  • The annual membership fees are R15,495.00 (excluding VAT). A once-off legal fee of R4,495.00 (excluding VAT) is payable in respect of franchisor membership applications only. Please note if the applicant's franchise agreement was written by a franchise attorney who is a member of FASA, the legal fee is waived. For payment details, please contact Shereen Davids on 011 615 0359 or email shereen.davids@fasa.co.za

INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP

Individual membership is for individuals in the industry wishing to further their education by obtaining a professional designation for the franchise industry and to participate in the continues professional development programs, which is a requirement to maintain your professional designation's.

Membership fees are based on income tiers and start from R520 plus VAT per annum for entry level earners/unemployed.
To join click on this link.