How long does the whole process take to register the franchise disclosure document (FDD)

How long does the whole process take to register Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) in Vietnam?

QUESTION:

Also in your experience how long does the whole process take to register the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) in Vietnam? When do you think we would be able to sign a master franchise agreement with our franchise prospects? They would like me to try and provide them with a timeline.

 

ASL LAW’s ADVICE

Dear Sirs,

How long does the whole process take to register the franchise disclosure document (FDD)
How long does the whole process take to register the franchise disclosure document (FDD)

The franchise agreement registration at Vietnam authority is about 20-35 days from receiving your full required documents. It takes you a month to

prepare the required documents since almost documents are required to notarise and legalise. Please see the list of required documents at the following table:

The franchisors from abroad have to record franchise registration in Vietnam with Ministry of Industry and Trade.

In franchising registration in Vietnam, we support clients in preparing and submitting documents at Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade. The necessary documents and timeframe for registration are described in the following table:

 

Description Content Expected time
 

 

Prepare Franchising registration documents

1. The Power of attorney of franchisor,  All documents are prepared by franchisor as requested (ASL LAW would assist in completing the dossier) and send to Vietnam.

After receiving these documents, ASL LAW will conduct notarization/translation procedures in accordance with the law. The execution time is 10-15 working days.

 

2. The application for franchising registration (Vietnamese version)
3. The written description of franchise registration
4. The business registration certificate
5. The copy of the industrial property right protection: trademark, copyright, patent (if available)

 

6. The approval letter of the primary franchise’s permission of franchise (in case franchisor is the secondary franchisor)
7. The latest financial report that has been audited
8. Franchise Agreement
 

 

Submit documents

 

 

Submit document at Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade

The official notification of franchise registration will be available within 10-15 working days from the filing date Industry and Trade
 

Total time:

20-35 working days after receiving completed documents from client.

Best regards,

ASL LAWVIETNAM LAW FIRM

***Other service of ASL LAW – full service Vietnam law firm ***

 

Retainer service to enterprises International trademark registration
Oversea investment consultancy for Vietnamese enterprises Patent in Vietnam
Notes to company formation in Vietnam M&a
How to open company in Vietnam Banking & financial services
Open representative office in Vietnam Contract consultancy
Intellectual property services Employment and labor
Trademark in Vietnam Litigation and dispute resolution
Copyright in Vietnam Franchise in Vietnam

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

+84982682122
WhatsApp chat