A type of ticket/card given to people by their employer as an employee benefit.
They can use meal vouchers (also known as lunch pass, e-lunch and e-lunch pass) instead of money for buying meals in outside restaurants or takeaways typically for lunch. Meal vouchers can also be used to buy food-products at grocery stores or local food stores.
In Belgium and France, the meal voucher is considered as an extra-legal advantage. This means that it involves tax benefits for employers and employees alike.
An eco voucher (also known as eco pass and e-eco pass) is a voucher given by the employer to the employee for the purchase of ecological products and services. They are intended to support the green economy by promoting the purchase of environmentally friendly, eco-designed and/or sustainable products. The vouchers are issued by private businesses. Payment to employees by means of eco vouchers is exempt from social security contributions and taxes. This type of voucher is only active in Belgium.
A gift voucher is a voucher given by the employer to the employee for rewarding him/her for certain events. This can be a wedding, anniversary of the birth of a child. This type of voucher is only active in Belgium.