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Driver requirements

How to drive with the Uber app

Uber is a great way to be your own boss and earn extra cash. Most folks are eligible to drive on the Uber platform—here’s what you need to know.

Driver requirements details

Minimum requirements

There are a few minimum requirements to meet before you can sign up to drive with Uber:

  • Meet the minimum age to drive in your city
  • No criminal or major car accident record
  • National citizen; Foreign residents are not allowed to hold a Taxi License

Required documents

For your next step, share the following documentation:

  • Professional Driver’s License
  • Taxi License
  • National ID
  • Criminal Record
  • Driving Record
  • MPT Fleet Contract
  • Vehicle Registration
  • MPT Proof
  • Vehicle Insurance
  • Third-party Liability Insurance
  • Passenger Insurance
  • 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

It's easy to get started

1. Sign up online

Tell us about yourself and your car, or get a car if you need one. Vehicle requirements vary by region, so we’ll show you what’s needed.

2. Share required documents

Next, submit the personal and vehicle documents.

3. Get the app and go

Once you’re on the Uber platform, log in to the app and you can start making money.

Local vehicle requirements

In addition to the minimum requirements above, each city has its own regulations for vehicles. After you sign up to drive, you’ll get more information.

More ways to earn

Grab your bike, scooter, or car and boost your earnings by making deliveries with Uber. Enjoy a flexible schedule and quick earning potential all while cruising around town.

Rent a car

Need a car? After you sign up, we will provide more information about rental vehicles.

Ready to make money?

The first step is to sign up

The material provided on this web page is intended for informational purposes only and may not be applicable in your country, region, or city. It is subject to change and may be updated without notice.