Franchising Application: McDonald's Canada
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This is not a job application to work in a restaurant. To apply for a job, please visit careers.

To Start, please answer the following six questions:

Error: You have not indicated if you have ever been convicted of anything other than minor traffic violations. Please select yes or no.
* Have you ever been convicted of anything other than minor traffic violations?
Error: You have not indicated if you or your spouse has ever declared personal bankruptcy. Please select yes or no.
* Have you or your spouse ever declared personal bankruptcy?
Error: You have not indicated if you are legally entitled to work in Canada. Please select yes or no.
* Are you legally entitled to work in Canada?
Error: You have not indicated if you will devote your full time to this business. Please select yes or no.
* Will you devote your full time to this business?
Error: You have not indicated if you would be willing to relocate for a restaurant opportunity. Please select yes or no.
* Would you be willing to relocate for a restaurant opportunity?
Error: You have not indicated if you personally have a minimum of $1,000,000 of unencumbered funds to invest in a McDonald's franchise. Please select yes or no.
* Do you personally have a minimum of $700,000 of unencumbered funds to invest in a McDonald's franchise?

Personal Information

Error: Please enter your first name.
Error: Please enter your last name.
* Date of Birth
Error: Please enter your month of birth.
Error: Please enter your date of birth.
Error: Please enter your year of birth.
Error: Please enter a valid 10 digit telephone number. Dashes and spaces may be used. Error: Please enter a valid 10 digit telephone number. Dashes and spaces may be used.
Error: Please enter a valid 10 digit telephone number. Dashes and spaces may be used.
Error: Please enter your house number and street name.
Error: Please enter your city of residence.
Error: Please enter your province of residence.
Error: Please enter a postal code in the correct format: A1A 1A1 or A1A1A1 Error: Please enter a postal code in the correct format: A1A 1A1 or A1A1A1
Error: Please enter a valid email address. Error: Please enter a valid email address.
Error: Please enter the languages you are fluent in.
Error: You have not indicated if you have ever been convicted of anything other than minor traffic violations. Please select yes or no.
* Are you involved in pending litigation?

Education

Error: Please enter the level of education you've completed.
Error: Please enter the degree you received.
Error: Please enter the name of the college and/or postgraduate school you studied at.
Error: Please enter when you received your degree.

Business Experience

Error: Please enter your current occupational field.
Error: Please enter your current company name.
Error: Please enter your current position.
Error: Please indicate how long you have been in your current position.
Error: Please describe your previous duties, number of employees supervised, and responsibilities. (500 characters maximum)

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Error: Please enter your current occupational field.
Error: Please enter your current company name.
Error: Please enter your current position.
Error: Please indicate how long you have been in your current position.
Error: Please describe your previous duties, number of employees supervised, and responsibilities. (500 characters maximum)

Previous Business Experience (2)

Additional Business Experience

Business Ownership Experience

Error: Please indicate if you have ever owned your own business or franchise?
Error: Please indicate if you have ever had a business failure? If so, please explain.

Personal Finance

Error: Please select a total dollar amount of your salary, wages, bonus, and commissions.
Error: Please select a total dollar amount of your net worth.
Error: Please enter the total dollar amount of non-borrowed funds before taxes, available to invest.

Miscellaneous Information

Error: Please list any hobbies, community activities, special interests, or other pertinent information (100 characters maximum)
Error: You have not indicated if you are related by blood, marriage or otherwise to any officer, director, employee, or franchisee of McDonald’s®. Please select yes or no.
* Are you related by blood, marriage or otherwise to any officer, director, employee, or franchisee of McDonald's®?
Error: You have not indicated if you or your employer are providing products, goods or services to McDonald’s® or franchisees of McDonald’s®. Please select yes or no.
* Are you or your employer providing products, goods or services to McDonald's® or franchisees of McDonald's®?
Error: Please enter your reasons for wanting to start up your own business. (200 characters maximum)
In which three general geographic areas are you most interested?
Error: Please select three general geographic areas you are most interested in.
Error: Please select three general geographic areas you are most interested in.
Error: Please select three general geographic areas you are most interested in.
Error: You have not indicated if you have ever applied for a McDonald’s® franchise. Please select yes or no.
* Have you ever applied for a McDonald's® franchise?
Error: Please tell us where and when you applied. (100 characters maximum)
Error: Please tell us where you found out about this franchise opportunity. (100 characters maximum)

Personal Reference (other than employers or relatives)

Error: Please enter your reference's first name.
Error: Please enter your reference's last name.
Error: Please enter your reference's address.
Error: Please enter your reference's occupation.
Error: Please enter your reference's telephone number. Error: Please enter a valid 10 digit telephone number. Dashes and spaces may be used.

Terms and Conditions

I understand that the submission of this application does not obligate me or McDonald's in any manner, nor does it imply that there is any legal or commercial relationship between us. I further understand that McDonald's has the sole right to approve or disapprove the Application for any reason it may determine, and in the event that McDonald's disapproves the Application, McDonald's shall have no liability or ongoing obligations to me. I certify that the information contained in this Application is accurate and complete. McDonald's is authorized to investigate my background as it pertains to my qualifications. I further authorize McDonald's to obtain a credit report and obtain any other information about my credit history as it deems necessary to evaluate my suitability as a potential McDonald's franchisee.

Error: You have not accepted the terms and conditions. Please check the box.

Review and Submit

* Please carefully review your form and be sure your information is correct before you submit.

Preliminary Questions

Have you ever been convicted of anything other than minor traffic violations?
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Have you or your spouse ever declared personal bankruptcy?
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Are you legally entitled to work in Canada?
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Will you devote your full time to this business?
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Would you be willing to relocate for a restaurant opportunity?
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Do you personally have a minimum of $700,000 of unencumbered funds to invest in a McDonald's franchise?
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Personal Information

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Business Ownership Experience

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Personal Finance

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Miscellaneous Information

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Are you related by blood, marriage or otherwise to any officer, director, employee, or franchisee of McDonald's®?
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Are you or your employer providing products, goods or services to McDonald's® or franchisees of McDonald's®?
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What are your reasons for wanting to startup your own business? (200 characters maximum)
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Have you ever applied for a McDonald's® franchise?
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Terms and Conditions

I understand that the submission of this application does not obligate me or McDonald's in any manner, nor does it imply that there is any legal or commercial relationship between us. I further understand that McDonald's has the sole right to approve or disapprove the Application for any reason it may determine, and in the event that McDonald's disapproves the Application, McDonald's shall have no liability or ongoing obligations to me. I certify that the information contained in this Application is accurate and complete. McDonald's is authorized to investigate my background as it pertains to my qualifications. I further authorize McDonald's to obtain a credit report and obtain any other information about my credit history as it deems necessary to evaluate my suitability as a potential McDonald's franchisee.

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Terms and Conditions

I understand that the submission of this application does not obligate me or McDonald's in any manner, nor does it imply that there is any legal or commercial relationship between us. I further understand that McDonald's has the sole right to approve or disapprove the Application for any reason it may determine, and in the event that McDonald's disapproves the Application, McDonald's shall have no liability or ongoing obligations to me. I certify that the information contained in this Application is accurate and complete. McDonald's is authorized to investigate my background as it pertains to my qualifications. I further authorize McDonald's to obtain a credit report and obtain any other information about my credit history as it deems necessary to evaluate my suitability as a potential McDonald's franchisee.

I agree