Ticket Restaurant® Card – the meal card
Ticket Restaurant® Card is the electronic form of the paper meal vouchers. It is a prepaid payment card issued in cooperation with MasterCard®. The cards enable employees to pay for their lunches quickly and simply. Customers can make payments using the card in more than 5 000 restaurants and groceries throughout the Czech Republic.
Ticket Restaurant® Card
- Chip-enabled payment card secured using a PIN code
- Contactless PayPass™ card
- Active for online transactions too
- The card’s daily cumulative limit is CZK 500
- The card is personalised with the user’s name and can bear the company logo
- The card is valid for 3 years and the funds on the card are valid for a maximum of 15 months
The funds on the card are intended to purchase hot meals and food, just as with paper meal vouchers.
Advantages of e-vouchers for the company
- Time savings – no more sorting and distributing meal vouchers to your employees
- Simple and easy to navigate – online card ordering and loading, overview of the use of the funds on cards
- Secure – no more transporting and sorting meal vouchers
- Sensibly expended funds – with the card, you always pay just as much as the lunch costs
- Employee incentive – the handy card motivates employees to a healthy and wholesome diet
- Prestige – a modern and smart way of lunch payments
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Where can you pay using the card?
The card can be used for payments in the Czech Republic with selected affiliates of Edenred CZ using bank payment terminals, the E-Pay by Edenred payment application, and online.
The outlets that accept the Ticket Restaurant® Card are recognisable with displayed stickers. For a list, see www.trc.cz or by a mobile app TicketCard by Edenred which you can download from Google Play / Apple Store / Windows Store.
TicketCard by Edenred – card management a partners search engine
A smart mobile app TicketCard by Edenred allows your employees to get an overview of the current card balance. The app is useful also for Ticket Benefits Card Users since it also includes a search engine of partners accepting these cards. You can download the app from Google Play / Apple Store / Windows Store.
Advantages of the meal card for employees
- Convenient– you have your meal vouchers on a single card in your wallet – no counting, no pieces of paper
- Quick contactless payment – just “beep and go”, usually without a PIN code up to CZK 500
- Money saving – you really pay only the amount on the bill
- Secure – you can have the card simply blocked and apply for a new one in the event of loss or theft
- Sharing – option of issuing additional cards for family members
The tax relief applying to the funds on the Ticket Restaurant® Card is the same as with paper meal vouchers. It is a cost item attracting tax relief up to 70% of the meal cost.
The contribution is free of social security and health insurance payments for employers and employees. The employee typically pays the remaining 45% of the meal cost.
Find our more about the tax relief on the Legislation page.
What does the Ticket Restaurant® Card look like?