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Lely is always looking for new entrepreneurs who are willing to invest in a new partnership to expand its distribution network. We can work together to make farmers’ life easier and provide them with a sustainable, profitable and enjoyable future in farming.

The ownership and operation of a Lely Center is either possible through a franchise agreement or, in regions where franchising is not available, through a dealership agreement. The Lely Center concept and standard way of working is designed to remain the same worldwide  support to ensure an equal top notch customer experience. All Lely Centers benefit from the same level of support provided by Lely in order to achieve their goals.

What do we request from entrepreneurs?

  • Entrepreneurial skills
  • Financial stability
  • Experience in business management and operations
  • Local market knowledge
  • Experience in service management and aftermarket activities
  • Local marketing and networking
  • Continuous development of the market
  • Annual and 5 year business plans
  • Organizational development and training
  • Health, safety and electrical installations

Lely Centers through franchising

Available across Europe

Lely Center through dealership

Available across the World


Owning a new Lely Center

Lely is offering the opportunity to become a part of its distribution network by starting up a Lely Center in a new, exclusive territory, using its proven Lely Center concept.

Owning an existing Lely Center

Lely is offering the opportunity to become a Lely Center by taking over one of the existing exclusive territories upon availability for the continuity of the sales, service and support activities in the exclusive territory. The size of the business can vary based on country and market conditions.

Apply now to be a partner of Lely

Why Lely?

Farmers all over the world make choices about how they set up and run their farms. Every day, we help them make the best choices for themselves and their farms. We do this by providing advice and innovative solutions that contribute to efficient farm management. For sustainable milk and meat production. Present and future.