Activate your vehicle
To drive with Uber in London, your vehicle must pass an inspection and receive a 'Safety Standards Certificate' (SSC).
The city of London has passed a ridesharing bylaw. Inspection date must be within 60 days of your SSC upload date.
Complete the inspection at one of the locations below or at a mechanic near you. Check to make sure your mechanic is licensed by the Ministry of Transportation and can issue a 'Safety Standards Certificate'.
Discounted rates for vehicle inspection
Uber partners now get a discounted rate for Vehicle Inspections at one of these locations in the London area:
Canadian Tire: $80 plus tax
Meineke: $85 plus tax
Active Green & Ross: $85 plus tax
See below map for the locations and operating hours.
How to complete a vehicle inspection
1. Find an inspection centre
Find your nearest inspection centre and make an appointment for a vehicle inspection.
Where ever you choose to complete an inspection, be sure to visit a Motor Vehicle Inspection Station that can issue a 'Safety Standards Certificate'.
2. Complete a vehicle inspection
Bring your vehicle in for the inspection. If your vehicle passes the inspection, the mechanic will give you a Safety Standards Certificate (SSC).
Note that Uber does not cover the cost of the inspection, or any repairs or maintenance needed to pass an inspection.
Inspection centres in London
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