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As of April 1, 2019, we are not accepting new for-hire vehicle driver sign-ups in New York City, due in part to new TLC regulations.

Create an account to join the waitlist to drive with Uber in NYC, and consider other ways to earn with Uber, like delivering with Uber Eats or driving with Uber outside of the five boroughs.

Vehicle requirements

New York City

Does your vehicle qualify to drive with Uber? Most four-door vehicles do, but requirements vary by service. Get the details below.

Minimum requirements

  • Model year 2006 or newer
  • 4-door car or minivan
  • Good condition with no cosmetic damage
  • No commercial branding
  • Must have TLC license plates, be commercially insured, and be affiliated with a base

TLC Plates

You'll need to have a TLC license and TLC plates on your vehicle to be able to drive a for-hire-vehicle in New York City.

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