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Uploading your documents

To drive using the Driver app, you are required to upload certain documents to get your account set up. Refer to the information below when uploading each document.

Required documents

  • PSV driving license
  • National identity card
  • Safety screening (Nairobi and Mombasa)
  • Complete a Certification session
  • Profile photo

Tips: uploading your documents

Follow these tips when uploading your documents:

Make sure all required details are clearly visible

Ensure your document contains all required details before uploading. The entire document should be clearly visible.

Upload your driver's licence first

This will speed up the approval process when we need to cross-check your licence with other documents.

Upload one image or PDF at a time

If your information is spread across multiple pages, you can merge your documents through our support page.

Original documents only

We do not accept photocopied documents, so please make sure you only upload original documents.

Specifications per document

Scroll left and right to see what’s needed for each of the required documents. You will receive notifications as your documents date expiration comes closer. Update your documents through or the driver app.

  • PSV driver's license

    You need to upload the front of your PSV driver's license. Ensure your name on the document matches your name on your Uber account.

  • National ID

    To drive with Uber, you must be at least 24 years old. Ensure your name on the document matches your name on your Uber account.

  • Profile picture

    All driver-partners must have an approved profile picture on their partner account. The profile photo must meet the following requirements:

    • No hats or sunglasses (regular glasses and religious garments are accepted)
    • Cannot use driver's license photo
    • Full face and top of shoulders
    • Good lighting
    • Not blurry
    • Only one person in the picture
    • Face is centered in the frame