As we continually receive a high volume of interest around the world, the application process is a way to see if there is a partnership fit to achieve exponential success in your region.
Step 1: CEC Entertainment Application Form

Step 2: Application Review

Step 3: Introductory Telephone conversation- Our franchise recruitment team will contact you for an initial phone call. During this call, we will discuss your application and provide guidance regarding business strategy, site selection, and store specific information

Step 4: Schedule a Discovery Day visit- This will be hosted in our Corporate headquarters in Dallas, TX

Step 5: Sign LOI : Letter of Intent will be signed to capture the broad terms of the deal for the Development agreement

Step 6: Develop detailed business plan and strategy for market for alignment with Chuck E. Cheese’s

Step 7: Signing of Development agreement for region.

Step 8: Welcome to the Chuck E. Cheese’s franchise family- Initiate market mapping and real estate search process
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Our Qualifications

To maintain our brand’s reputation, we ask that potential franchise owners meet the following:
  • Must be a resident of country to be developed and have knowledge of operating businesses including local regulations, real estate, and local cultures
  • A passion for the brand, commitment and a drive to succeed
  • Strong Leadership skills
  • Strong business and financial acumen
  • Good interpersonal and administrative skills
  • An entrepreneurial mindset
  • Capital to grow:
  • Our minimum financial requirements are that potential franchise partners have a minumum of $800,000 in liquid assets that they can invest into each Chuck E. Cheese’s they develop
    • If you would like to open 1-5 stores, it would require $800,000- $ 4 million in liquid assets to be invested in Chuck E Cheese’s.
    • If you would like to open 6-10 stores, it would require $4- $8 million in liquid assets to invested in Chuck E. Cheese’s
    • If you would like to open 11 or more stores, it would require $8.8 million in liquid assets to be invested in Chuck E. Cheese’s

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