- Driver Guide
- Vehicle inspections
Schedule an annual vehicle inspection and activate your vehicle at an inspection centre. Inspection requirements vary by city—get the details about Windsor below.
Activate your vehicle
To drive with Uber in Windsor, your vehicle must pass an inspection and receive a 'Safety Standards Certificate' (SSC). Every time you complete an inspection, you'll need to upload a new SSC onto your profile.
- As of January 15, 2019, if your vehicle model is 5 years or newer, it will require an inspection once per year
- As of January 15, 2019, if your vehicle model is older than 5 years, it will require an inspection twice per year (every 6 months)
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 inspections
Uber partners now get a discounted rate for Vehicle Inspections at these locations in the Windsor area:
- Canadian Tire: $80 plus tax
- Meineke: $65 plus tax
- Active Green & Ross: $85 plus tax
See the map below for the locations and operating hours.
How to complete a vehicle inspection
Find an inspection centre
Find a location near you to complete your vehicle inspection. Our preferred locations are below and most of them offer a discounted rate to Uber partners.
Where ever you choose to complete an inspection, be sure to visit a licensed mechanic that can issue a 'Safety Standards Certificate'.
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).
Uber does not cover the cost of the inspection, or any repairs or maintenance needed to pass an inspection.