If you prefer to complete an offline application form you can download the PDF here. If you have any questions about the application process please email


If you're thinking about making a move into owning your own business, but the prospect of being completely out on your own makes you a little apprehensive, then we'd encourage you to spend a few moments considering the benefits of having your own business, with the back up of a seriously successful brand:

  • You instantly get the recognisable STIHL SHOP look, whilst keeping your own local identity as a retailer.
  • You receive full STIHL SHOP retail support, including the tools to grow your business
  • Fully supported IT system, including management tools, point of sale systems and financials
  • Extensive Licensee training, as well as training and development for staff
  • Support of your particular promotional activity through a central resource
  • Promotional support via the STIHL SHOP website
  • Group buying power for products and services
  • Support through national Licensee meetings