Uber Driver-Partner Sign-Up and Eligibility

Find out if you're eligible to be an Uber driver-partner in Melbourne!

Driver-Partner Requirements

  • At least 21 years old; and
  • Have held an unrestricted (i.e. full) Victorian Drivers' licence for at least 12 months

Note: Have you held an interstate licence in Australia for more than 12 months?
Visit us in-person to find out how you can meet our eligibility requirements 

Driver history requirements:

  • No licence suspensions or extended demerit point periods’ (formerly called ‘conditional bonds’) in the past 3 years
  • No drug or alcohol infractions in the past 10 years

Police record requirements:

  • No offences on your police record (unless a DUI greater than 10 years ago or traffic offence greater than 3 years ago – maximum 1 of either allowed)

Please note: Uber reserves the right to refuse to partner with any person or amend these requirements at any time.

Vehicle Requirements

  • Must be less than 9 years old (2007 model or newer); and
  • Registered in Victoria; and
  • Any with 4 or more doors; and
  • Must have seats AND seat belts for 4 passengers; and
  • No decals, commercial branding or taxi colour paint jobs; and
  • No vehicles that were previously licenced as a taxi

Uber reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to amend these Vehicle Requirements and/or the list of Accepted Vehicles at any time.

Don't have a suitable vehicle at the moment?

The Uber MARKETPLACE is designed to connect new and existing driver-partners with vehicle rental, leasing and finance providers across Australia.

Ready to sign-up?

To sign-up and create a driver-partner profile, click below to get started:

Prefer to sign-up in person?
Visit us to receive one-on-one assistance from one of our Uber Experts and sign-up in less than 30 minutes.

We recommend you bring all of your required documents to help speed up your sign-up process!

Our office hours and location can be found here.

Signing-up for a different Uber product?

If you are interested in signing-up for UberEATS or UberBLACK follow the link below: