Virtual Franchise Awards 2023

The UK’s first Virtual Franchising Awards are back for another year! Attracting hundreds of entries year on year, #VFA23 is set to be the biggest one yet!

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The 2021 and 2022 Virtual Franchising Awards were a massive hit! Hundreds of nominations were received across eight categories of excellence. The popular franchising awards are back for 2023 and we’re expecting it to be bigger than ever!


The Virtual Franchising Awards are free and open to the entire franchising community. The awards promote and celebrate ethical franchising. Whether you’re a business supporting the franchising sector, or a franchisor or franchisee, nominate your business or nominate another business which you feel deserves recognition, and they may just win!

Awards Timeline

Nominations Open

May 18, 2022

Nomination Closes

October 28, 2022

Deadline for Nominee Pitches

November 4, 2022

Shortlist Announcement

November 25, 2022

Award Winners Announcement & Presentations

January 31, 2023

Nominate A Business

Whether you’d like to nominate your own business, one of your franchisees or another business, complete the form below and the nominee will be asked to share a bit about why they deserve an award.

Nominations (Select 3 Max)

Marketing Excellence;Best Franchisee Support;Best Franchising Supplier;New Franchisor of the year;Best Technology & Innovation;Best adaptation to change;Franchisee of the year;Franchisor of the year;

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