We’ve helped thousands of new Uber drivers get on the road in a Splend car and earn a flexible income.

Are you looking to become an Uber driver? We’ve compiled a list of the 3 most important tips you should know before starting with Uber.

Be organised for the Uber sign-up process

The last thing you need is a delay in your Uber application, so before getting started as an Uber driver you need to know the sign-up process inside and out to avoid any potential hold-ups. These are the most common ones:

  • Make sure you book your Uber appointment in advance since it can take up to two weeks to get your appointment.
  • Take all your documents to your Uber appointment. Forgetting just one document can cause delays.

Read our complete guide to Uber driving:

Know how COVID-19 has changed the rideshare industry

COVID-19 has impacted many industries, and ridesharing was hit among the hardest. As we settled into the new normal, a couple of changes took place – all to make it safer for both drivers and riders.

Health and safety are just the basics. There’s also a lot to learn about financial help, temporary measures that might affect your work or your sign-up process, and even some new earning opportunities that you should be aware of

Check out our full COVID-19 Uber guide:

Check out the other earning platforms

One thing this recent pandemic has taught us is the importance of a plan B. Once you’re on board with Uber, take a look at the on-demand platforms where you can earn money using your car.

The demand for food and package delivery boomed during and after the lockdowns, UberEats and Amazon Flex being two of the most popular platforms.

Read our on-demand earning opportunity guide:

About Splend

We enable people to make money by driving for on-demand apps such as Uber.

We’re more than a car rental company. In addition to new-model cars and all the essentials to start earning money with Uber as quickly as possible, our members enjoy driver training and dedicated support via a personal account manager, as well as member benefits such as partner discounts and exclusive events.

For more information about Splend, drop by to your local Member Support Centreemail us or say hello on 1800 775 363.