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Vehicle inspections

Washington, DC

Regulations require you to have a state vehicle inspection on file to pick up riders in DC, Maryland, and Virginia. You may pick up riders in DC for 90 days and in Virginia for 30 days without an inspection, but Maryland requires one before you can accept pickups.

Already have an inspection?

If you live in Maryland or Virginia, you may already have a valid inspection. Take a photo of it and upload it to your account, if you haven't already.

Please note that for TNC drivers, vehicle inspections in both Maryland and Virginia are valid only for one year from the time you obtain one.

Need a vehicle inspection?


Get your inspection

Check the map below to find a station convenient for you.

The Maryland stations listed below offer inspections for $55 or less.


Upload your inspection

Once your vehicle passes inspection, take a photo of the certificate and upload it to your account. Uber does not cover repairs or maintenance required to pass inspection.


Get answers

Still have questions about inspections? We’ve got answers. Check out our Inspections FAQ to learn more about inspection requirements and what you need to do.

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