New Construction Process

1. Location Approval

Request location approval via phone or writing.

2. Complete and submit for KOA review:

New Construction Commitment Agreement, franchise application along with submission of the $30,000 franchise fee.

3. Property Visit

If your application is accepted, KOA will arrange to visit your property and develop a facility design and branding plan.

4. Execute Franchise Contract

Congratulations, you’re the newest member of the KOA franchise family.

5. KOA Training

You’ll attend one of our five annual 5-day KOA-Universities.

6. Complete the New Owner Checklist

Complete property updates, branding and signage in preparation to open as a KOA.

7. Open and Operate as a KOA

You’re open for business!

8. Continue Training

A KOA Business Development Consultant will continue to work with you on property or remotely for continued business assistance.

Click here for a copy of the KOA New Construction Commitment Agreement

Click here for a copy of the New Construction Application

Important note: KOA does not purchase land, finance campground construction, or build the campground for you.