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Framework agreement - voluntary benefits and childcare vouchers



The framework agreement (CASE/164320) covers salary sacrifice scheme for childcare vouchers, salary sacrifice scheme for cycle to work and offers employee discounts for various stores and services.

What is in scope?

The scope of the framework for voluntary benefits and childcare voucher scheme is details as follows:

  • salary sacrifice scheme for childcare vouchers
  • salary sacrifice scheme for cycle to work
  • discounts and offers for various stores and services

What is out of scope?

Eye testing scheme

Who is this available to?

  • central government
  • health

For further information please refer to the advert.

Note: It is the responsibility of any buying organisation wishing to use the famework agreement to satisfy itself that it is eligible to do so. Entitlement can be established from the terms of the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) advert and guidance on this can be found in annex A of Scottish Government Guidance on Framework Agreements. If there is any doubt, legal advice should be sought.


  • Standardisation of the ordering process and the sharing of best practice amongst the collaborative partners
  • Financial savings on administration charges for childcare voucher scheme of 2.5 per cent
  • Strategic contract management ensuring appropriate monitoring, evaluation and management information which will assist with performance management and forward planning

Current status

Start date

1 April 2011

End date

17 March 2016 (expired, open to existing customers only)

Further details

Contact and feedback to:

Diane Archer - Tel: 0131 244 3670

Lisa Pittman - Tel: 0141 242 5628

Contract Supplier(s)

Edenred (UK Group) Ltd
50 Vauxhall Bridge Road

Avril McColgan
07768 904572 / 020 7887 1246

Contract or Framework Agreement guidance

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For those already registered: Further commercial information for Voluntary Benefits