Our monthly news summary pulls together the latest ridesharing and on-demand driving updates so you’re always on top of your game. Here’s what’s happened in August:

Claim your Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment if you’ve been in quarantine

You can claim financial support if you’ve been in quarantine, self-isolating or had to care for someone with COVID-19. Find out if you’re eligible and you may receive a $1,500 payment for every 14 days.
Learn more about the Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment

Say hello to fuel savings with the Toyota Camry Hybrid

Fuel savings and striking design are two important things that describe the latest addition to our fleet, the Toyota Camry Hybrid. The long-legged 2.5-litre dual VVT-i petrol engine is powerful out in the open, and the electric motor in Toyota’s trusted hybrid drivetrain provides the instant torque you need in the city.
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Another COVID-19 support for Uber drivers

If you’ve lost earnings due to COVID-19 restrictions you can apply for lump-sum support payments, which allow you to continue driving while earnings increase. The support depends on the state you live in and there are also a few points that you need to meet to be eligible.
Find out if you’re eligible

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