Vancouver

BC ridesharing statement

Today’s announcement is a step forward by the provincial government and we’re encouraging all parties in British Columbia to commit to bringing forward progressive regulations that embrace ridesharing in 2017.

Safe Rides, Safer Cities

Every week, hundreds of thousands of people in Canada trust Uber to get them around their city safely. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers, Uber makes cities more accessible – providing safe, reliable transportation options for riders while enabling economic opportunities for driver-partners. Our technology makes it possible to focus on safety for riders and drivers before, during, and after every trip in ways that others can’t.

Uber and SCI-BC team up to explore improving accessible transportation in Vancouver

We’ve teamed up with Spinal Cord Injury BC (SCI-BC) to learn how we can make transportation in Vancouver more accessible. To kick things off, last week we co-hosted an Accessible Transportation Forum.

Thanks for the #UberPITCH love, Vancouver!

Curious to see what when down during #UberPITCH in Vancouver? Check out our recap!

Vancouver, investors are waiting for your #UberPITCH

On April 7, from 11am to 3pm, you have the chance to make your passion a reality. Request UberPITCH and we’ll bring you one of Canada’s top investors, ready to hear your big idea.

Canada—Your Big Break is Arriving Now with UberPITCH

Calling all Canadian entrepreneurs, visionaries and self-starters–your big break is arriving now. On April 7, from 11am to 3pm, UberPITCH is coming to 7 cities across Canada.

STATEMENT: It’s time for provincial leadership on ridesharing

Vancouver City Council has clearly stated that they’d like to see the provincial government show leadership on ridesharing – 84% of Lower Mainland residents have expressed their hope that Minister Stone and Premier Clark will work to provide more transportation options for British Columbians by collaborating on ridesharing rules and we are ready to quickly work with them to make this happen.

Working together to bring Uber to BC!

The Uber Canada team has been working with your provincial and municipal officials to find a regulatory solution that embraces ridesharing in British Columbia.  And while this process has been slow at times, the level of interest we’ve seen across the province has been nothing short of incredible! Over the past month alone, over twenty-five […]

Uber’s Response to City of Vancouver Report

We are encouraged by the findings of the staff report and are committed to meeting with provincial officials and City staff on its 1-3 month timeframe to bring a plan to elected officials on how to quickly enable ridesharing in British Columbia.

Intact Financial and Uber Working Together to Develop Innovative Ridesharing Insurance in Canada

Uber is thrilled to announce a relationship with Intact Financial, Canada’s largest home, auto and business insurer. We have been working with Intact Financial to develop an innovative, new insurance plan for ridesharing in Canada that we hope will come to market soon. This plan will be the first of its kind designed exclusively for the ridesharing industry in Canada.