Louisiana Driver Application Requirements
Applicant Requirement Checklist
- Brake tag inspection sticker
- Driver's license
- Vehicle registration
- Personal vehicle insurance
- Driver photo
- 2006 or newer
- 4 doors
- 5-8 seats, including the driver's
- No commercial vehicles (Lafayette and Shreveport only)
Click here to view New Orleans driver requirements.
Start an Application
Apply to drive with Lyft.
Upload Your Documents
Take photos of each of the documents below and upload them in the Dashboard.
Brake tag inspection stickerDrivers are required to upload a copy of their state-issued brake tag sticker.
Driver's licenseDrivers are required to have a valid driver's license. A temporary license is acceptable, but be sure to upload your permanent copy when you receive it.
Vehicle registrationDrivers in Louisiana are required to upload a copy of their vehicle registration.
Personal vehicle insuranceDrivers are required to have personal vehicle insurance.
Driver photoLyft requires a photo of all drivers. Your driver photo is a passenger’s first impression of you when they request a ride.
Lyft will notify you when you've been approved as a driver. Until then, you can check your application status for updates.
Get Set to Drive
The Lyft emblem should be displayed in the lower corner of your windshield on the passenger side every time you enter driver mode. Make sure to remove the emblem when you are not in driver mode.