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How to qualify

Subway® franchise owners possess an entrepreneurial spirit and are committed to building a successful business. If you're a hard worker, are disciplined and understand the art and science of being a confident leader, let us help make your dream of business ownership a reality.

Become a franchise owner in 10 easy steps*

  1. Request a Franchise Brochure
  2. Submit Franchise Application
  3. Meet a Local Business Development Agent
  4. Review Disclosure Document
  5. Conduct Local Research
  1. Secure Financing
  2. Sign Franchise Agreement
  3. Attend Training
  4. Secure a Location & Build Your Restaurant
  5. Celebrate!
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A crash course in opening a franchise

See the process of becoming a franchise owner, from application to opening day.
*Average time to opening is about 7 months.