This document is a compliance checklist for franchisors.
This checklist provides an outline of compliance under the Franchising Code of Conduct, which is formed under Schedule 1 of the Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes—Franchising) Regulation 2014 (Franchising Code of Conduct). The Franchising Code of Conduct is current from 1 January 2015.
This checklist also outlines some of the old provisions of the Franchising Code of Conduct and whether they remain applicable in some cases.
This document has been authored for Lexis Nexis by Jane Garber-Rosenzweig, Principal, Gable Lawyers.
This document is prepared with the assistance of Specialist Editor Stephen Newman, Executive Counsel, Ponte Earle.