Interested in becoming an UberBLACK partner?

Please note this only applies to Uber drivers in Victoria, Australia

Whether you’re a current hire car owner or just interested in getting more info, here are all the requirements you need to meet to become an UberBLACK partner!

Personal licencing requirements

You will need to hold one of the following accreditations:

  • Taxi driver accreditation (also known as a DC) – more detail here
  • Hire car driver accreditation – more detail here

Car licencing requirements

You will need the following licence on your car:

  • Metropolitan Hire Car licence (VHA/VHB plates) – more detail here

 Car make/model requirements

You will need to meet the make/model/year requirements below:

Colours accepted: Black, Grey and Silver

Make Model VHA/VHB
Audi A8 2008
  Q7 2008
BMW 5-series 2011
  7-series 2008
Chrysler 300 2011
Holden Caprice 2011
Jaguar XF 2008
  XJ 2008
Lexus ES 2011
  GS 2011
  LS 2008
Mercedes E-Class 2009
  S-Class 2008
  ML-Class 2011
  GL-Class 2008

*Please note Uber reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to amend this vehicle list at any time. Other vehicles will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Questions? Contact us at

Featured articles

San Francisco, your Self-Driving Uber is arriving now

In September, we introduced the world’s first Self-Driving Ubers to the Steel City. Three months later, we’re bringing Volvo XC90s to San Francisco. We’re incredibly excited to work with Volvo to pair our state-of-the-art self-driving technology with Volvo’s outstanding vehicle development and core safety capabilities. Starting today, riders who request an uberX in San Francisco […]

Uber & Disney Join Forces For “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”

Today we announced we’re collaborating with Disney on an activation that transforms the Uber  rider app into a themed Rogue One: A Star Wars Story experience. The in-app experience, which Uber riders can opt-into, will unlock special Rogue One: A Star Wars Story features as well as access to exclusive video content. Uber riders in […]

Let’s take care of each other

This flu season, we’re delivering free flu-fighting care packages across the country. When you receive a pack, you’ll have the option to request a free flu shot from a registered nurse–for up to 5 people.