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Uber Ignition in Helsinki

Steps to get professional licenses

To drive with Uber, you'll need to have professional licenses. Here are few steps showing you how our Ignition programme will help you with every step of licencing processes.

Step 1: Visit our Greenlight Hub

Visit our Greenlight Hub for an info session. You'll get free and personalized help with every step of your professional license application.

Step 2: Get Medical Check

You'll need to fulfill the health criteria for group 2 driving licenses for your taxi drivers license application. We will help you to get this done.

Step 3: Book a test and get prepared

You will need to pass a test to get taxi drivers license. We'll help you to prepare for the test with our Uber Ignition online learning material. No mandatory courses are required to prepare for the test. Once you've passed the test, you will receive taxi drivers license by mail.

Step 4: Get a business ID

You will need to have a Finnish business ID before you hit the road. We'll help you to get this set up with our partners.

Step 5: Apply for the taxi operating license

You'll need this to be able to drive as an independent operator. We will help you with the online application form.

Step 6: Register your vehicle and get it insured

To be able to use your vehicle on Uber, you'll need to register it for professional use on Trafi's website. If you'll need a new vehicle, we can help you with that. We will help you to get competitive insurance rates from our insurance partner as well.

Step 7: Start driving with Uber

Once you have received the licenses and uploaded your vehicle documents, you can get on the road and start driving!

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