Making such a big decision about your future isn't something we expect anyone to do overnight. In fact, we encourage anyone considering this to think long and hard about it to determine if this is right for them and their family. Below is a guide on what you need to do next to find out more about buying a franchise or master franchise via our no obligation process.
The process that is outlined to you below is designed to help you find out whether life as a V.I.P. franchise owner could be for you. You can take as little or long as you like. What is important is that you are right for V.I.P. and V.I.P. is right for you.
As a standalone business owner, I found it difficult to find new customers; you put an ad in the paper and wait, hoping that someone is going to ring you. The ongoing assistance and support from a franchisor with obtaining sale leads really appealed. When I was doing it by myself, I was also figuring it out myself.
Working within the framework of a franchise, you have the support of people that have many years of knowledge and experience’ who are working together to help you succeed.
After speaking to Warren, I realised that they had been interviewing me, rather than the other way round. They weren’t just asking if I had money in the bank!
Your local Regional Master or National Franchisor will contact you by phone. This way you can find out more about the basics of the business and we can find out a bit more about you so as to ensure a package is tailored to best suit your needs.
Upon the initial phone call, you will then be sent the Part A Information Pack to assist with you learning more about the opportunity.
*All master franchise inquiries will be called by National Franchisor first prior to any information being provided.
The next step is to book a couple of "experience day(s)", essentially this is where you get the chance to spend some time with a current franchise owner/trainer.
You will get some hands-on experience, gather more information and get an idea if you can see yourself running a similar business. There is absolutely no obligation, and it is simply an opportunity for you to find out more facts. It is at this step that you will receive your "Local Information Guide" that outlines in more detail the opportunity and financial commitment required to become one of our business owners.
After your experience day(s) if both parties are happy with what they have seen to date, you can book a time to catch up with your local Regional Master/National Franchisor or discuss further by telephone. They will guide you through the process, answer all of your questions and will probably help you formulate some questions of your own. They need to speak with you in person as they need to be confident you are the right sort of person to be a V.I.P. F&HM franchise owner and you need to be confident that we are the right fit for you too.
If you are happy to proceed further, and V.I.P. are happy with your performance and work ethic, the next step is to book in a Doc-Prep Meeting. This is where your local Regional Master/National Franchisor can provide a road-map to guide you into your new business and life!
We only grant franchise territories & regions to those candidates we believe will be successful – after all that's how we build the success of V.I.P.
Thanks very much for completing the fence - appreciate the innovation with the removable section and attention to detail - it looks great!
- Ted & Donald (Fencing Services Malvern)
Clint was very professional in his customer service and his craftsmanship was excellent. I can highly recommend him and will be in contact with him for future jobs.
- Courtney (Fencing Services Coburg)
My wife and I engaged Alastar and Matt from VIP Fencing and Home Maintenance to build about 42 square metres of decking around our existing pool. Alastar and Matt were able to clarify our needs, establishing options and ultimately providing guidance on the chosen design. During the six day process Alastar and Matt demonstrate a high level of professionalism. No task was too small and their attention to detail has provided work of extremely high standard. I have not hesitation in recommending Alastar and Matt and will certainly be looking at them for any future improvements.
- Garry (Fencing Services Mount Martha)
To Whom it may concern, We are absolutely thrilled to have had the pleasure of working with Angelo (Ange). We were so lucky Ange was able to fit our job in due to a cancellation. Ange went above and beyond to ensure that both ourselves and our neighbours were happy throughout the whole process. He worked back during the week and was there on the weekend. The fence was completed on-time even though there was some lost time initially. Ange you are a credit to yourself and the VIP brand. I will certainly be recommending Ange and VIP to all my friends and family. All the best mate and Merry Christmas
- Cam and Meg (Fencing Services Vermont)
Walter and his team have been creating beautiful and sturdy fences for us for more than 10 years. Walter is very professional and his workmanship is excellent. He is prompt, reliable and competitive.
- Vanessa (Fencing Services Surrey Hills)
Hi Terry, Just wanted to let you know that I'm very happy with my new fence. I liked the way it was erected professionally, and you cleaned up afterwards. I'd be happy to recommend your services in the future.
- Barbara (Fencing Services Knoxfield)
We had a side paling fence done today by Alastar and the team and the job was Amazing! It looks fantastic everything is nice and neat and the job just looks terrific! The customer service was outstanding too he returned my call promptly, arrived on time and when he said he would for the quote and when it came time to do the job. Great communication and no mucking around. Highly recommend these guys! Thank you so much Alastar and boys at VIP!!!
- Chris and Tennile (Fencing Services Mount Eliza East)
The fence looks fantastic, thank you Ben. Always on time and kept me fully informed of what stage you where at and always left the area totally clean and tidy. The fence was completed within the time that was said it would be. Very polite and professional, if anyone talks about needed to get a fence done, l will be recommending Ben from VIP Fences. Thanking you and your team for a no stress and excellent job!
- Zaharo S (Fencing Services West Brunswick)
Hey Harley, thanks for the great job on our fence, the finished job looks AMAZING!
- Lynda (Fencing Services Mornington )
In October 2018 in Kew, Chris from VIP Fencing replaced all our fencing, created retaining walls for gardens, and also gating. Right from the start, Chris was very reliable, a great communicator, a great problem solver and his workmanship is excellent. More than this, he collaborated with us at each stage of the job where decisions had to be made. His experience also helped guide us through the body corp process to get everything signed off with ease. Chris is a very pleasant, hard working and skillful tradesman to work with. We are very pleased with the end result and we also enjoyed the process (which is just as important)! Highly recommended and 5 stars from us.
- Gene & Alison (Fencing Services Kew)