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Driver requirements

How to drive with Uber

Uber is a great way to be your own boss and earn extra cash. Most folks are eligible to drive on the Uber platform—here’s what you need to know.

Driver cum partner

A driver cum owner drives a vehicle that he or she owns. Requirements vary by city, but there are a few minimum requirements:

  • Driving License
  • National Identity Card
  • Vehicle Registration
  • Vehicle Tax Token
  • Vehicle Certificate of Fitness
  • Vehicle Insurance

Driver under partner

A driver under partner drives a vehicle owned by a non-driving partner. The following document is required of a driver under partner:

  • Driving License
  • National Identity Card

Non-driving partner

A non-driving partner or fleet partner is someone who does not drive on the Uber platform but owns vehicle(s) and manages at least one driver. Becoming a non-driving partner requires:

  • National Identity Card
  • Vehicle Registration
  • Vehicle Tax Token
  • Vehicle Certificate of Fitness
  • Vehicle Insurance

Hit the road

It's easy to get started

1

Sign up online

Tell us about yourself and your car, if you have one. If you don’t, we’ll help you get one.

2

Share some documents

We’ll need a copy of your driver's license and some information for a screening. You can also sign your agreements online and add a vehicle to your account.

3

Activate your account

Bring your car to a local activation center, or partner with a transport company and drive using their vehicles. Requirements vary by city, so sign up to see more information.

More information

Local vehicle requirements

In addition to the minimum requirements above, each city has its own regulations for vehicles. Sign up online to get more information.

Local document details

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Required documents

Driver Profile Photo

  • Must be a forward-facing, centered photo including the driver’s full face and top of shoulders, with no sunglasses
  • Must be a photo only of the driver with no other subject in the frame, well-lit, and in focus. It cannot be a driver’s license photo or other printed photograph

Ready to make money?

The first step is to sign up

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