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Vehicle requirements

Driving within the UK

Does your vehicle qualify to drive with Uber in the United Kingdom? Requirements vary between London and the rest of the UK. And if you don't have a car, we can connect you to finance and rental deals.

Vehicle requirements

Greater UK Vehicle Requirements

Most newer cars qualify to drive with the Uber app. Uber is very flexible when it comes to vehicle types. We accept more than 200 makes and models in the UK. See the list of accepted vehicles below.

Interested in driving in London?

Vehicle requirements vary by city, with London having separate requirements. Learn more about the vehicle requirements specifically for London partner-drivers.

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Already have a private hire driver's licence?


Use your existing private hire licence

We accept licences from the following councils: Manchester, Trafford, Salford, Stockport, Bolton, Bury, Oldham, Tameside, Rochdale, Wigan or Rossendale or a Hackney licence from Rossendale, Wigan, Cheshire East.


Visit a Greenlight Hub

Come to a new partner session at your local Uber Greenlight Hub. For hours and locations, please visit our Get started page.


Gather your documents

When preparing for your in-person session, don't forget to bring your documents so we can get you driving with us straight away!

Vehicle doesn't qualify?

Find out more ways to get on the road

Getting a vehicle

Rent, lease, or buy a vehicle

Don't have a car? No problem. We can connect you to finance and rental deals.

Learn about UberEATS

Deliver with UberEATS

Partner-drivers 19 years of age and older may qualify for delivery services, like UberEATS. Sign up to learn more about delivering with UberEATS in the UK.

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