Franchising

Our Process

Thank you for your interest in the BURGER KING® brand! There are six (6) steps to becoming a BURGER KING® Franchisee.

 

The process begins when you complete and submit the online pre-qualification questionnaire.

1 Candidate Pre-Qualification

• Candidate completes on-line pre-qualifi cation questionnaire
• An auto-generated e-mail is sent to passing candidates inviting them to 
   call a franchising representative
 
• The franchising representative conducts candidate interview to confirm pre-qualification 
  criteria, and determines if this is a good match for you and for BKC
 
• Minimum Financial Requirements
• Net Worth - $1.5M
• Liquid Assets - $500K
 
• Application package is sent to passing candidates via e-mail. The following
   documents are required:
• Completed Franchise Application and Personal Financial Statement
   (PFS)
• CPA Opinion Letter to validate PFS
• Review Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) and submit signed receipt
• Updated Resume
• $250 Application Fee

2 FRANCHISING INTERVIEW

• After reviewing the required documents, the franchising representative will
   further determine if this is a good match for you and for BKC
 
• Assess business experience and entrepreneurial drive
 
• Discuss acquisition opportunities, or new restaurant development
   opportunities that may be available in select markets

3 TRANSACTION SELECTION

• Franchising works with candidate to identify appropriate acquisition or new
development opportunity based on availability.

4 OPERATIONS INTERVIEW

• Interview with the respective Division Vice-President
 
• Candidate submits business plan for review and approval
 
• Determine training requirements

5 TRANSACTION APPROVAL

• TRANSACTION APPROVAL
 
• Capitalization Plan
 
• Financial Review

6 FINAL APPROVAL

• Franchisee transactions must result in well capitalized, growth oriented
buyer groups which help to optimize, and strengthen the markets they enter.