Get 25% off your first year of CFA membership

If you're a franchisor - or looking to build a franchise - membership of the CFA should be your first priority

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What is the Canadian Franchise Association?

The Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) is a national, not-for-profit association of more than 700 corporate members representing over 40,000 franchise business owners. They are the voice of the franchise community and the recognized authority on franchising in Canada. They speak for a business sector that represents every industry and touches the lives of every Canadian, in every community across the country. Here's a sample of some of the member benefits you'll get:

Lead Generation

  • Use of the “CFA Member” logo in all of your marketing and recruitment materials
  • Free listing, logo, and video on
  • Free listing in our annual print directory
  • Opportunity to be featured in free editorial in Franchise Canada Magazine
  • Showcase your brand across Canada at our member-exclusive Franchise Canada Shows
  • Advertise in the CFA’s publications, websites, and e-newsletters
  • Promote your brand with the CFA’s Awards Program
  • Promote your special offer for military veterans through our free Military Veterans Program

Peer Learning and Networking

  • Complimentary registration in your first year of membership to Canada’s largest franchise conference
  • Free mentoring program
  • Free access to live and on-demand webinars
  • Complimentary subscription to The Franchise Voice
  • Member pricing for events like Franchise Law Day, Golf Tournaments, and Growth Hack Boot Camp


  • Protect your franchisees’ investment in your business against legislative and regulatory threats
  • Stay informed about critical issues that impact your business
  • Participate in Franchise Awareness Days across Canada to educate government about the value of franchising
  • Free access to the CFA’s Economic Impact Report and Franchise Forecast, featuring the latest stats and research about franchising in Canada


  • Free tools, statistics, and research on franchising in Canada
  • Tools to help you comply with labour legislation and other regulations
  • Exclusive savings on everyday business needs through the CFA Member Savings Program
  • Gain insights into your franchisees’ satisfaction through our benchmarking report

What's the deal?

Get 25% off your first year with the CFA by contacting huumans via the CFA Directory. We'll then send you a direct referral back the CFA to confirm your membership.