Scarborough and Brampton, meet uberPOOL

Starting today, uberPOOL will also be available in Brampton and Scarborough. uberPOOL will give residents the option to share their journey with another rider heading in the same direction at the same time. This will mean more people in fewer cars, cheaper rides for passengers, and less time between trips for drivers.

UberEATS launches Pop-Up Kitchen to support local restaurateurs

As UberEATS approaches its second anniversary in Toronto, one thing has become clear: there is no shortage of delicious food or passionate restaurateurs in this city. The cost of starting a restaurant can be hundreds of thousands of dollars and often requires months of construction, procurement, and planning. To help make it even easier for […]

A Community of Mutual Respect

Treat people as you would like to be treated yourself. It’s a universal truth we were all taught from a young age. And something that’s important here in the Uber community. Whether you’re a rider wanting to get from A to B or a driver looking to earn money—everyone should enjoy the ride. That’s why we’re updating our Community Guidelines today in Canada. They now explain the kind of behaviour we expect from both riders and drivers when using Uber.

Little Changes that We Hope Go a Long Way

As we’ve gotten bigger, many driver-partners have expressed concern that some of our support policies are stacked against them and seem to put riders’ interests above theirs. We’ve heard that more balance is needed when it comes to holding all who use Uber, including riders, accountable.

Mississauga’s Restaurant Industry Supports Uber

Dear Mississauga City Council, We, the undersigned, as members of Mississauga’s restaurant industry, are writing you to tell you about the positive impact of Uber and ridesharing is having in Mississauga for our customers and business. It’s well known that with uberX, residents of Mississauga get to use their vehicles–an asset that sits around most […]

London Students Support Uber

Dear London City Council, As post-secondary students studying and living in London, we use Uber to get to and from class, home from bars on Richmond Street, and in other Canadian cities like Waterloo, Toronto, and Hamilton, all of which have passed by-laws that enable the continued operation of ridesharing and Uber. On February 14, […]

Our letter to London City Council

Dear London City Council, On behalf of Uber, I wish to thank everyone, including Mayor Brown, Councillors, and staff for the patience and work that has been undertaken in consideration of regulation for the vehicle for hire industry in light of ridesharing. When the draft vehicle for hire bylaw goes to a final vote at […]

Celebrate National Pizza Day with UberEATS & Delissio Rustico

It’s National Pizza Day, and we’re partnering with Delissio Rustico to bring you FREE #PizzaNight, available exclusively through the UberEATS app in Toronto. Grab a friend (or fly solo- that’s cool too) and get ready to preheat your oven, because from 6pm-9pm tonight, you can have a Delissio Rustico pizza kit delivered to you curbside. […]

Hamilton’s Business Community Supports Uber

Dear Hamilton City Council, Transportation in all forms is integral to a thriving City and downtown core. Hamilton’s economy thrives when people and goods move efficiently and affordably between destinations. Roads and parking, public transit, walkable neighbourhoods, cycling and taxis are all important services supporting moveable cities in economic growth. Equally important is the expanding […]

Hamilton’s Restaurant Industry Supports Uber

Dear Hamilton City Council, Hamilton’s restaurant industry is always looking for ways to reach new customers and expand businesses locally. After all, in the restaurant industry, margins are slim, costs are high, and you don’t have to be an expert to know that many restaurants don’t survive past their first or second year. This is […]