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Every trip is insured

Injury cover on every trip

ACC coverage works with your personal insurance coverage to protect you whenever you’re driving with Uber. Here’s how it works.

Rideshare insurance

How it works

In the event that an injury occurs on an uberX trip anywhere in New Zealand, cover is provided by the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC). ACC covers treatment for damages incurred by someone injured in an accident in New Zealand, regardless of fault. This coverage applies to uberX trips in the same manner as an accident or injury sustained in another form of transportation.

What's more, we also provide you with contingent liability coverage that works with your personal car insurance policy to help ensure that other road users are protected in the event of an accident.

Rideshare insurance


All cars driven by New Zealand uberX ridesharing driver-partners must be:

  • road registered in New Zealand, and
  • insured for a minimum of third party property damage, with the driver-partner as policyholder or named insured driver.

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Our commitment to drivers

Dedicated to safety

When you drive with Uber, you get 24/7 driver support and insurance coverage. And all riders are verified with their personal information and phone number, so you’ll know who you’re picking up and so will we.

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