Uber accepts both official and temporary registration documents. The vehicle does not need to be registered in your name to qualify.
All partners must maintain their own insurance policy in accordance with state and local laws. In addition, Uber maintains automobile liability insurance on behalf of all U.S. partners. Learn about vehicle insurance here.
Under local regulations for Kentucky, all partners must display an Uber decal on their vehicle while online. Place it on your passenger-side, front windshield facing outward. You can remove it when you decide to go offline and save it for the next time.
Once you become an Uber partner, we will mail you a decal. You should receive it within 7 business days.
While you wait for your Uber decal to arrive, you can print and use a temporary decal so that you can begin taking trips immediately.
If needed, you can also order a new decal here.
Kentucky regulations require all rideshare drivers to take a driver safety training course each year. This 2-hour course can be completed online at any time, and will center around collision prevention and safe driving habits.
Due to this regulation, starting June 25, 2019, you won’t be eligible to receive trip requests in Kentucky using the Uber app until you upload a certificate to your account for passing the defensive driving course.
How to take the Kentucky defensive driving course
Kentucky regulations require you to renew your driver safety training course every year. Don’t worry – we’ll remind you when your training is close to expiration.
The state of Kentucky requires all partners to complete a vehicle inspection within 30 days of becoming active on the Uber platform. Click on the link below to find out how and where to complete your inspection.
Most newer cars qualify to drive with uberX, the most popular vehicle option for riders.
Please note that subcompact vehicles may not be eligible for all incentives.*
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Under local regulations for Bowling Green, Kentucky, all partners must display an Uber decal on their vehicle while online. Place it on your front passenger windshield facing outward. You can remove it when you decide to go offline and save it for the next time. Pro Tip: keep the paper it comes with to place your sticker on when not in use.
Once you become an Uber partner, we will mail you a decal. You should receive it within 7 business days. If you ever need a new decal after you become a partner, you can request a new one be mailed to you. You can also pick one up at your local Greenlight Hub.
Need a temporary decal? Print one at home here.
*Drivers signing up with a subcompact vehicle may not be eligible for all incentives or promotions. This does not affect drivers’ eligibility for referral rewards or guaranteed signup earnings. Ineligible models include the BMW i3, Chevrolet Aveo, Chevrolet Aveo5, Chevrolet Sonic, Chevrolet Spark, Chevrolet Metro, Fiat 500, Ford Fiesta, Honda Fit, Honda Insight, Hyundai Accent, Kia Rio, Mazda2, Mini Cooper, Mitsubishi Mirage, Mitsubishi Mirage G4, Nissan Versa, Nissan Versa Note, Pontiac G3, Toyota Prius C, Toyota Yaris, and Toyota Yaris iA.