WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO APPLY
Your driver’s license
You’ll need to meet the age requirement for your region.
A background check
We’ll need your consent to complete a criminal background check and to review your driving history. Please note: this is not a credit check.
Insurance and other documents
HOW DO I BECOME A LYFT DRIVER?
After you’ve uploaded your required documents and passed the background checks, you’re ready to start earning on the road!
Drive and earn
Head to the learning center for helpful tutorials to get started, and make sure the Lyft emblem and other required documents are in your car. Open the Lyft Driver app, go online to start getting ride requests and making money on your own schedule.
Frequently asked questions
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Is Lyft safe?
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How can I get additional help?