The Approved Franchise Association, promote good business practices in the franchise industry. We provide accreditation to franchise businesses giving them a 'seal of approval' if they are operating in line with our ethics. We provide support for franchisors and peace of mind for franchisees. We promote franchising as a great way to grow a successful business. As well as a fantastic way to go in to business with low failure rates and proven models as well as support structures it can make starting your own business less stressful and more successful.