On 1 June 2021, amendments to the Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Franchising) Regulation 2014 (Franchising Code) were released. Titled the ‘Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes – Franchising) Amendment (Fairness in Franchising) Regulations 2021 (Amendment), the amendment makes a raft of changes to the Franchising Code aimed at increasing fairness and transparency in franchising.