Earlier this year the Fair Work Ombudsman called for franchisor volunteers. The Fair Work Ombudsman will provide free advice about promoting compliance with workplace laws across the franchise network.The Fair Work Ombudsman has selected 8 volunteers and may offer further placements at the end of 2012.
A dedicated web page has been set up with information and resources for the franchising sector:
As employers, franchisees should be aware of their obligations. The following pages may be useful: