Find out how to apply for your Passenger Transport licence code
Previously, to become an Uber driver in Sydney, you had to hold a private hire driver authority.
Since November 2017, driver authorities have ceased to have effect in NSW. The new process to have a Passenger Transport licence code added to your driver’s licence record is now managed by Uber.
How much does a Passenger Transport licence code cost?
The total cost of for a Passenger Transport licence code is $22 (for the driving history check) and will take up to 14 business days to be processed.
How to apply for a Passenger Transport licence code?
To apply for your Passenger Transport licence code, you can do one of two things:
- Visit a Member Support Centre and sign up with Splend and we’ll facilitate your application and cover the $22 cost of your driving history check
- Visit an Uber Green Light Hub and ask the Uber staff to help you obtain your PTLC
All Uber drivers in Sydney who already hold a valid private hire drivers authority will be automatically transferred to the new point-to-point regulatory framework.
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