Minster Cleaning Frequently Asked Questions
What training and ongoing support is offered?
You will have one week’s initial training at our Network Support Centre in Birmingham covering operational aspects of running a Minster Cleaning business. You will then also receive structured visits within your branch by our support team members over a further eight week period, plus ongoing support and guidance as required.
What marketing support will I receive?
As the UK’s leading commercial cleaning franchise, you’ll have the support of an established brand. Proven, successful marketing activities will help you make the most of the opportunities within your territory. From direct mail to a fully optimised corporate website, we use the latest practices and technology to support your franchise.
Do I need any sector experience?
No sector experience is necessary. To make a successful franchisee you’ll need management experience, determination, confidence and the ability to communicate with a wide range of existing and potential customers. To find out more about the skills needed to build a successful franchise business click here.
How much does a Minster Cleaning UK franchise cost?
For a new territory you will need £28,225 plus VAT for licence, territory and training. In addition, you will need between £40,000 and £60,000 working capital.
How much money will I need to have readily available for this franchise opportunity?
At least £40,000 of the total cost must be in liquid funds.
Where can I borrow the rest of the money?
Additional funds can be borrowed through major high street banks, subject to status.
How long is the term of your franchise agreement?
Each franchise term is 5 years, with an automatic right of renewal.
How much profit could I make?
Our bigger branches (£2m+ turnover) can achieve in excess of £200,000 per annum net profit.
What ongoing costs are charged by Minster after my initial investment?
Minster charges a 7% royalty on monthly branch sales turnover plus a marketing levy. There are no other ongoing revenue streams.