Apply for a KFC franchise

Running your own KFC could be the rewarding business challenge you are looking for


We're the biggest Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) chain in the world, with over 800 restaurants in the UK and Ireland. But there's always room for more, so whether you're a business or individual we'd love to hear from you. The only condition is that you don't operate a franchise that's in direct competition with KFC, such as McDonald's, Burger King, or Wimpy. If that's not a problem, read on…

What You'll Need

  • At least £5m if you're a business. (£2m must be your own investment)
  • Access to further funding to match growth
  • Managerial experience. If it's in hospitality that's a big plus
  • A real entrepreneurial spirit
  • A burning passion for our brand
  • A commitment to satisfy our customers' high standards
  • A natural flair for training and developing people
  • The vision and energy to expand to 10 restaurants in 5 years

What Does It Cost?

Initial New License Fee
Franchise Royalty,
Paid Monthly
Your Advertising Contribution
Setting up a KFC Drive-Thru

How We Can Help

Our Franchisee Team offers great support and advice on starting and running your own KFC. There's an initial training, orientation and induction programme that takes place over six months, so you're ready to hit the ground running. You'll then have the freedom to manage your venture in your own way, with the reassurance there's always an experienced and dedicated team on hand.

Raring to Go?

Download an Application Pack or call 01483 717002 and make your first steps to joining the team.

Apply Here

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