Become a Franchisee

Become a Franchisee

We’re looking for growth-focused leaders

Our franchisees build their business on a proven operating model. Together, we can continue to grow the world’s leading automotive services retailer.

Franchisee relationships are the key to success

17 years

Average Franchisee Tenure


Franchisee Renewal Rate


Franchisees in our community

What it takes to become a VIOC franchisee

Growth Minded and Ready to Build

Whether it’s one location or an entire region, we work best with people looking to grow their developments.

Access to Startup Capital For Launch

We’ve found the most successful franchisees are well funded and financially equipped to grow.

Passionate About Customer Service

Our process is centered around maintaining high-quality customer experiences.

Many of our most successful franchisees are:

Proven Franchisees

Diversify your portfolio and invest in the quick-lube business.

Multi-Unit Operators

Franchising is a great next step to leverage your existing infrastructure.

Growth Oriented

Utilize your resources to develop and expand the store network.

What is the process of franchising a Valvoline Instant Oil Change?

Complete Application Form or Get in Touch

Get in touch to start the process and answer any remaining questions.

Financial Review and Approval

We’ll take a look at your available finances to confirm this investment makes sense for everyone.

Franchise Disclosure Document

Explore the finer details of our growth and business operations.

Attend a Discovery Day Session

Come on-site to begin meeting and getting to know us.

Business Plan and Articles of Incorporation

Let’s put pen to paper on making a Valvoline Instant Oil Change yours.

Sign License and Pay Franchisee Fees

This makes our partnership official and ready for business.

You’re Ready For Training and Onboarding

Once we’re past the paperwork, we begin integrating you into the business and plan for what success looks like in your location(s).


Our Franchisees Say It Best

“Through our association with VIOC, the possibilities are endless.”

Don Smith

“I wouldn’t be anywhere near where I am today if it were not for VIOC.”

Bob Ladas

“The most rewarding thing is the people who have grown up with me in this business.”

Michael Ferri

Become a Franchisee Today

Complete the form below to begin the process today.

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