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If you’re franchising or offering services to the franchise industry in Canada, you should be a member of the Canadian Franchise Association. Here are 5 immediate benefits you get when you join CFA:

Credibility. Many Canadians look for the “CFA Member” logo when searching for franchise opportunities and service providers. Establish yourself as an elite class of franchisor by joining CFA.

Leads. Spread the word about your franchise opportunity or service through our award-winning, member-exclusive tradeshows, websites, and publications.

Peer Learning and Networking. Gain exclusive access to a community of franchise leaders who share their knowledge through CFA’s many educational events, publications, and programs.

Business Resources. From our group savings program to our online development directory, CFA’s member programs will help you achieve your business goals faster and more cost effectively.

Advocacy CFA works with all levels of government to protect the franchise model so businesses like yours can continue to thrive. We are stronger together and when you join CFA, you add your voice to our collective voice and strengthen our position with government.

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Discover what you can achieve with the collective power of Canada’s franchise community by your side!
Complete the form below and a CFA representative will contact you with more information about CFA membership. To speak to someone immediately about joining, please contact Ruth Stuart Moore, Sales Manager, Membership, at or 1-800-665-4232 ext. 247.

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CFA Member Testimonials


“CFA’s commitment to the franchising community is the draw for our company. They advocate, educate and support franchising, which enables many to fulfill their dreams as business owners.” – Bobbi Sullivan, Mr. Rooter

“By joining the CFA, we were able to learn in hyper-mode what would have taken years of trial and error.” – Greg Lawrie, Pro Fleet Care Franchising

“One of the best values is the peer to peer interaction and mentorship opportunities, not to mention the credibility of being part of an association that promotes best practices in the industry and follows a code of ethics.” – Dawn Mucci, Lice

“Complete range of services and comprehensive data for the Canadian franchise industry… all overseen by knowledgeable and friendly staff who are clearly willing to help.” – Pino Di Ioia, BeaverTails Canada

“CFA is more than just an association. We discovered a variety of products and services, from advocacy to finding a fantastic franchise lawyer, partnering with a terrific mentor and more.” – Roland Smitas, Life Transitions Services

“It’s a place where we can gain insights on the issues specific to Canadian franchising, and network with suppliers who understand our needs. It’s a wonderful association.” – Aubrey Huber, Postcard Portables

“By utilizing the resources that are available through the CFA, franchisors can have a definite advantage in growing a successful franchise brand.” – Gerry Docherty, Good Earth Cafes Ltd.