Franchise FAQ

What training is provided?

We provide a twelve-week fulltime program encompassing restaurant and office training modules.

What are the set up fees/costs?

The initial franchise fee is $48,500 plus GST and restaurants range from $950k - $1 million plus GST depending on site and other factors.

Can I operate more than one restaurant?

A franchisee that has shown that they can operate and contribute to the Nando’s system will be encouraged to secure additional territories.

Am I required to work in the restaurant?

Yes, a successful Nando’s restaurant responds with the active participation of a franchisee.  The franchisee must be involved in all facets of the operation from managing the floor, and all production and management functions.  We require franchisees to be actively involved in the day to day running of their franchise operation.

How much can a franchisee expect to earn?

Earnings vary from restaurant to restaurant.  Franchisee’s success is based on many factors, the most important is upholding operational excellence in their business. Nando’s can’t predict franchisees earnings.

What qualities or qualifications are required?

Nando’s seeks franchisees whose qualities embody the spirit of the Nando’s brand and culture and embody our values of Pride, Passion, Courage, Integrity and Family.  Nando’s seeks franchisees who are committed to maintaining the systems and procedures and contributing to aspects of the Nando’s brand.

Do I need to have previous experience working in a restaurant?

Whilst restaurant experience would be advantageous it’s not necessary. We will provide you the required training to begin your adventure into the restaurant business. Your enthusiasm and commitment are the key ingredients to a successful franchise.

What financing assistance can Nando’s provide?

We don’t provide financial assistance, however we are accredited with the major financial institutions.