How to apply for a operating license
The Metered Taxi Operating license is a required document and your vehicle will not be able to operate on the Uber Partner App without it.
Documents for Operating License Application
- Certified ID or Company Registration Documents
- 1 x FORM 1B complete per vehicle
- Complete For Meter Taxi
- Passenger Count: 4+1
- Descriptions of Route details
- Cost: R 300 per Form 1B
- 1 x Form 10 completed - Commissioner of Oaths required
Required Documents to uplift Operating License
- Vehicle Roadworthy Certificate
- License Disk
- Tax Clearance Certificate
- Insurance documents
- Meter and vehicle Certificates
- Any other documents deemed necessary by PRE
The application process
Complete all required documentation as mentioned above
Submit Application & Pay
Submit the required documentation to the Department of Transport and Pay R 300 per application.
Upload Receipt onto Profile
Upload the proof of submission documentation onto partner’s profile. Each vehicle must have a an application loaded.
How to uplift your operating license
Each applicant makes representations to PRE PRE denies/issue OL with Conditions
Submit Operating License Documents
Submit all necessary Operating license documents to uplift operating license to the PRE
Frequently asked questions
Why do I need to get my operating license?
Due to legal requirements all Uber Partners are required to have a valid operating license
How long does it take to get my Operating license
It is estimated that the entire process should take 6-8 weeks.
Where can I get applications?
Applications can be collected at the Uber Greenlight Hub at Father’s House Church.
Address: 20 Park Drive, Port Elizabeth Central
Where do I apply for an Operating License
Applications have to be submitted to the Department of Transport:
Eastern Cape Department of Transport - 51 Goven Mbeki Road
How much does it cost?
The cost is R300 per application 1 Vehicle will need 1 Application (2 Vehicles need 2 applications etc. )
I have just applied, what now?
Please upload your “Receipt of Payment” click on the link below and complete the submission to the “Operating License from Department of Transport”. This will be a temporary document and will expire once you upload your actual operating license.