Do you want to use your own vehicle to drive for Uber, Lyft and other rideshare apps in NYC?
Renting a TLC plate is a much cheaper alternative to renting a TLC ready car.
Valid Driver License
New York TLC License
Social Security Card
DDC (6hr defensive driving course certificate)
Any vehicle accepted by the Taxi and Limousine Commission qualifies to be used. This includes any vehicle within the last 10 model years. Vehicle can be gas or electric.
Need help? Contact us: email@example.com
To be a driver in New York City, you must meet certain requirements: meet the minimum age to drive, have at least one year of driving experience and clear a background check. The documents you'll need to submit are a valid driver's license, proof of residency and insurance if you plan to drive your own car.
To drive in New York City, you'll need a commercial license from the NYC TLC (Taxi and Limousine Commission) and a commercially licensed vehicle.
Here's what you'll need:
If you are interested in driving for Uber or Lyft and think you'll pass the driving record check then your next step is to apply, remain patient during the background check waiting period, and then get to work as a rideshare driver.
FOR TLC CAR LEASING OR VEHICLE OWNERSHIP, UBER DRIVERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT...
INFORMATION ON UBER RIDESHARE INSURANCE FOR DRIVERS WHO USE THEIR OWN VEHICLES OR OBTAIN ONE FROM TLC CAR MARKETPLACE
Of the many benefits that being an Uber driver offers, there are some costs as well. While many are familiar with the price of TLC car rental, being properly insured is something that many new drivers may overlook. Your standard auto insurance may not cover rideshare programs such as Uber or Lyft. This means that in case of an accident, you may be held responsible for payments for injuries passengers received in your vehicle or one obtained from a TLC car...
UBER DRIVERS WITH TLC RENTAL CARS CAN RECEIVE PERSON TO PERSON HELP
UBER OFFERS IN-PERSON ASSISTANCE FOR DRIVERS WITH THEIR OWN VEHICLES OR USING TLC CARS FOR RENT
One of the annoying aspects of being an Uber driver is trying to reach the company when you have a question or need assistance. This is especially true in larger cities where the support level can be quite slow. For Uber drivers who own their vehicles or use TLC car rental , this can be problematic when you have a real issue. What makes it worse is that when you use email support, the answers are often cut...
TLC CAR RENTAL PAYMENT FOR UBER AND USE OF CREDIT CARDS
EXAMINING DIFFERENT PAYMENT METHODS FOR UBER WHEN USING A TLC CAR RENTAL. HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CREDIT CARDS FOR PAYMENT
For those who rent a TLC car to drive for Uber, there are several different payment options for your passengers available. This means whether you use your own vehicle or a TLC car rental, you have different options for receiving payments that can help open up your business opportunities. The types of payment that you may accept as an Uber driver includes the following; - Credit & Debit Cards - Apple Pay...