Oregon | Portland Driver Application Requirements

Applicant Requirement Checklist

Document Requirements
  • Driver's license
  • Vehicle registration
  • Personal vehicle insurance
  • Business license
  • Your vehicle
Vehicle Requirements
  • 2008 or newer
  • 4 doors
  • 5-8 seats, including the driver's

Click here to view Oregon driver requirements.

Application Steps

1

Start an Application

Apply to drive with Lyft. At this time, Lyft only operates in Portland in Oregon.

2

Visit the Hub

All applicants in Portland must visit the Lyft Hub prior to being approved. Bring all of the documents listed below. The Hub is located at 2712 N. Mississippi Ave, Portland OR 97227 and operates during the following hours:

Monday — Friday
10 am - 4:30 pm

  • Driver's license
  • Vehicle registration
  • Personal vehicle insurance
  • Business license
    If you do not have a business license, you can obtain one at the Hub.
  • Your vehicle
3

Become Approved

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

Trade dress emblem placement
Drivers are required to display two Lyft emblems while in driver mode. The Lyft emblem is Lyft’s official trade dress. It helps passengers and law enforcement identify your vehicle.

One emblem should go on the rear windshield on the passenger side and the other on the front windshield.