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The basics

How to drive with Uber in Romania
Uber is a great way to be your own boss and make money. Most people are eligible to drive with Uber. Here’s what you need to know if you’re driving in Bucharest, Cluj, Brasov, Timisoara and Iasi.
Hit the road

1. Sign up online

Got an email address and a smartphone? Great, now tell us a bit more about yourself and we’ll get you started.

2. Upload your documents

Time for some paperwork. There are a few documents we need to see:

  • Driving license (minimum 2 years)
  • ID card (minimum 21 years old)
  • Professional driving certificate for drivers in rental regime
  • Clean criminal record
  • A driver profile photo
    • Must be a forward-facing, centered photo including the driver’s full face and top of shoulders, with no sunglasses
    • Must be a photo only of the driver with no other subject in the frame, well-lit, and in focus. It cannot be a driver’s license photo or other printed photograph

3. Get a vehicle

Which car is right for you? Make sure it meets our standards in Romania, and remember that you’ll make more money if you keep your costs low.

4. Legal entity

You need a legal entity registered for VAT and a company license for alternative transport. You can also register through an independent fleet partner.

5. Activate your account

If you’ve completed all the above steps, congratulations! You’re ready to activate your account and start making money.

This page walks you through the basics.

To get specific advice about your personal circumstances, you should consult a tax advisor.

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