To drive with Uber in Edmonton, your vehicle must meet these minimum requirements:
- 4-door vehicle with independently opening doors
- 5 seatbelts
- 10 years or newer
- No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles
- No commercial branding
- Pass a vehicle inspection
You must have a Class 1-55 Vehicle Registration to drive with Uber. Learn more here.
Please note: Class 1-55 Vehicle Registration does not provide Uber driver-partners with the same privileges as a taxi.
Alberta has approved an insurance policy from Intact Insurance designed specifically for ridesharing partners. You can see our policy here. All partners are also required to maintain a personal insurance policy. We recommend you speak with your provider to discuss ride sharing. For a ride-share friendly insurance quote, please visit www.uber.aon.ca.
Your name must be visible on the insurance pink slip. If you’re the secondary driver, you must show proof of the policy document with your name on it.
Vehicle options in Edmonton
The most popular vehicle option for riders.
Vehicle's model year must be 10 years or newer to qualify to drive with UberX in Edmonton. View our list of popular models, but others may qualify.
Seat extra passengers—and earn higher fares—with your high-capacity vehicle.
Vehicle's model year must be 10 years or newer. Most SUVs qualify to drive with uberXL. See our list of popular models, but others may qualify.
Mid-tier luxury sedans and 5-star service command higher fares.
Vehicle's model year must be 10 years or newer. See our list of eligible vehicle models, but in rare circumstances other models may qualify.
Under local regulations for Edmonton, all partners must display an Uber decal on their vehicle while online. Place one on your front windshield on the passenger side and rear windshield on the driver side facing outward. You can remove them when you decide to go offline and save them for the next time. Pro tip: keep the paper it comes with to place your sticker on when not in use.
Come to the Greenlight Hub location to pick up your two Uber stickers.