Rideshare AU NZ

ALL ABOUT RIDESHARING IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Why Ridesharing

REASON WHY YOU SHOULD GO FOR RIDESHARING PLATFORM OVER CONVENTIONAL TRANSPORTS

Convenient

Take your smartphone and request a ride with your fingertips.

Safe

Every driver-partners pass screening process including background check.​

Affordable

Averagely cheaper compared to a conventional transports.​

STATISTIC

How Ridesharing Moves Aussies

Since coming to Australia in 2012 starting with Uber, the ride-booking service has been able to attract Australians

According to the Sydney Morning Herald (smh.co.au), there are around 3.8 million riders and 6,200 active driver-partners in Australia from the Uber platform only.

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STATISTIC

How Ridesharing Moves Kiwis

Uber arrived in New Zeland in 2014 started in Auckland, the American-based ride-hailing now served more than 300,000 users and more than 4,000 driver-partners.

Frequently Asked Questions

Riders FAQ

In the first place, you need an Android or iOS device (smartphone or tablet), since most of the ride-booking app are mainly built for devices with both Operating Systems (OS).

Download your desired ride-hailing app on the App Store or Play Store, and register with them.

Most ride-hailing apps available in Australia and New Zealand accept card payment.

Some apps also allow you to pay via digital wallet like PayPal, Google Pay and Apple Pay.

Most apps allow you to do so. Even Uber has specific feature to make it more easy.

If you’re not sure. You can contact the driver and let them know that the trip has been allocated to you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Driver-Partners FAQ

The requirements to become a ridesharing driver has been adjusted to the state and territory where you live and will drive.

However, there are basic and mandatory requirements which need to be fulfilled.
(1) You’re at least 21 years old,
(2) Be able to speak fluent English,
(3) Have an Android or iOS smartphone.
(4) Full driver licence, not an international, probationary or learner’s driver licences.

Moreover, you also need to provide additional documents like Driver Authority or Accreditation or Extension which vary based on your home state

The car that you’ll use for rideshare business should meet the company specified criteria.
(1) Any mid-size or full-size vehicle which comfortably seats 4 passengers.
(2) Car in excellent condition with minimum wear and tear
(3) Minimum of 2008 model or newer
(4) Registered in your home state and has comprehensive vehicle insurance

As a driver-partner you can drive at any time and make money as much as you can afford. So, the more you take passengers, the more money you collect in your account.

Some rideshare platform app also offer a Surge Fare. It takes place when a lot of ride requests are made in specific areas, but there are not enough drivers to accommodate the riders request in that areas.

When the situation occurs, the fare will be higher and more money you will make.