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Driver requirements

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Driver cum owner

A driver cum owner drives a vehicle that he or she owns. Requirements vary by city, but there are a few minimum requirements:

  • Driving License
  • Vehicle Registration
  • Vehicle Insurance
  • Vehicle Permit

Driver under partner

A driver under partner drives a vehicle owned by a non-driving partner. The following document is required of a driver under partner:

  • Driving License

Non-driving partner

A non-driving partner or fleet partner is someone who does not drive on the Uber platform but owns vehicle(s) and manages at least one driver. Becoming a non-driving partner requires:

  • Driving License or Photo ID
  • Vehicle Insurance
  • Vehicle Registration
  • Vehicle Permit

1. Sign up online

Tell us about yourself and your car, if you have one. If you don’t, we’ll help you get one.

2. Share some documents

We’ll need a copy of the required documents mentioned above. It is also necessary to have a commercial car. In case you have any question, come to our Greenlight hub or access the link below.

3. Activate your account

Bring your car to a local Greenlight hub. Requirements vary by city, so sign up to see more information.

Convert your private car into a commercial vehicle

And get ready to use it to make money

  • Why do you need to convert you private car into a commercial car?

    By regulation, every car in India that operates as a commercial car, has to have a commercial license.

  • How long the conversion process can take?

    The time varies from city to city, but usually it takes 7 to 30 days. Find the details for your city in the link below:

  • How much does it cost?

    The price varies from city and car model. Conversion can cost from Rs 4.000 to Rs. 24.000. Find the details for your city in the link below:

    Details per city
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Local vehicle requirements

In addition to the minimum requirements above, each city has its own regulations for vehicles.

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