About Us - Franchising


Franchise Enquiries

Franchising Department
Tel: +27 11 236 2300
Email: franchising@za.mcd.com

Franchise Opportunities

There is a wealth of information on McDonald's franchising philosophy, methods and models we use. Although locations differ, our methods in South Africa are very similar - there are only some small adjustments to suit local legislation.

Once you have done your research you will be able to assess whether you are still interested in partnering with us. Your next step would be to complete the application form attached to this document.

Send it to us, together with any other documentation you believe would help motivate your application. We will review your application and respond via post. We would advise you to visit our international web site www.mcdonalds.com in your research. This site contains links to some other major comparable sites - e.g., Australia and the U.K.

Successful Business Ventures

Being a McDonald's Owner/Operator offers you many advantages from the training and the support of a solid organisation to the opportunity to own a thriving and successul business.

Essentially, here's what you receive when you become a McDonald's Owner/Operator:
Own your own business and receive the rewards that come from being responsible for your own success. With McDonald's unique approach to training and support, you are in business for yourself, but not by yourself.

Use of the trademarks and operating system of the number one brand in the world.

The tools to help you in your business: local and national support in the areas of operations, training, advertising, marketing, human resources, real estate, construction, purchasing, and equipment purchasing and maintenance.

To be responsive to your needs and in support of a collaborative business environment.The enjoyment that comes from working with people, from your restaurant crew to your customers and community.

The opportunity to contribute to the success of McDonald's: Big Mac, Filet-O-Fish, and Egg McMuffin sandwiches have all been developed by Owner/Operators.

Personal and business growth and satisfaction, both as an individual Owner/Operator and as a member of McDonald's respected worldwide organization.

Personal growth and business knowledge from McDonald's extensive training and from your experience as an Owner/Operator.