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Work that puts you first

Drive when you want, make what you need

Set your own schedule

You can drive with Uber anytime, day or night, 365 days a year. When you drive is always up to you, so it never interferes with the important things in your life.

Make more at every turn

Trip fares start with a base amount, then increase with time and distance. And when demand is higher than normal, drivers make more.

Let the app lead the way

Just tap and go. You’ll get turn-by-turn directions, tools to help you make more, and 24/7 support—all available right there in the app.

Hit the road

It’s easy to get started

1

Sign up online

You’ll need a valid email address and cell phone number to sign up. Requirements vary by region, so we’ll show you what’s needed for your city.

2

Upload your documents

Upload a valid South African driver's license with professional driving permit (PrDP) and complete a Safety Screening.

3

Get the app and go

Once you’ve completed a driver-partner certification session at Uber, you’re ready to hit the road.

About the app

Designed just for drivers

When you want to make money, just open the app and you’ll start to receive trip requests. You’ll get information about your rider and directions to their location and destination. When the trip is over, you’ll receive another nearby request. And if you're ready to get off the road, you can sign off at any time.

See How It Works

Requirements

Whether you’re driving your own car or driving for someone else, you need to have a valid South African PrDP and complete a Safety Screening.

Safety

When you drive with Uber, you get 24/7 emergency support. We also provide tricks and tips on how to stay safe while on the road.

Rewards

You’re in the driver’s seat. So reward yourself by reducing your daily expenses and take home extra earnings by driving more.

Driver-Partner Resources

All the tips and tricks for operating on the Uber platform. Payments, 5 star tips, Dynamic pricing, Cash and much more.

Get local information

Drive in your city

Hit the road with everything you'll need to know. Sign up online to get more information about local driving requirements, resources, perks, and support

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Start making money

Ready to make money? The first step is to sign up online.

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Support at every turn

We want every Uber trip to be hassle-free. So we’re here to help with account queries, fare adjustments, and more whenever you need it.

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