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 six 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.