Updated 04/13/20

CALL A RIDE Florida Driver Information

Make sure to follow these rules when giving rides in Florida and watch out for emails from CAR with updates on rule changes:

Apply to Drive

If you're applying to become a driver in Florida here is a checklist:

Document Requirements

  • Driver's license
  • Vehicle registration
  • Florida vehicle insurance
  • Driver photo

Vehicle Requirements

2007 years old or newer:

    • Bradenton
    • Jacksonville
    • Miami
    • Naples
    • Orlando
    • Port Charlotte
    • Sarasota
    • Tampa
  • 4 doors
  • 5-8 seats, including the driver's

Upload Your Documents to the CAR app

Take photos of each of the documents below and upload them in the app.

  • Driver's license
  • Drivers 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 registration
  • Drivers are required to upload a copy of their vehicle registration.
  • Florida vehicle insurance
  • Drivers are required to have personal vehicle insurance issued in Florida.
  • Driver photo
  • CAR requires a photo of all drivers. Riders' first impressions of their driver come from this photo.

Get Ready to Drive

Set Up Your Vehicle Correctly

In-state license and registration requirements

New Drivers

Choose your location from the list on the "Driver Application Requirements" State Requirements to get the documents necessary to apply to drive for CAR.

Existing drivers

If you are already approved to drive for CAR, find your current "State and City Driver Information" State Requirements for specific requirements (such as CAR logos, insurance, and vehicle inspections).

REMEMBER: When you move to a new city or state, new documents may be required. Always keep your documents updated so you can continue to drive without interruption.

CAR LOGO & Emblem



Ready to Give Rides

If you’re an approved driver and you’ve watched all the CAR library videos, your car should be decked out and ready to roll. If you haven’t watched all the videos, you can by using the link below.

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Tips for CAR Driving Professionals

  • Review CAR’s insurance policy here. (insert CAR insurance policy here link)
  • Set up your vehicle with the correct accessories.
  • Follow all airport rules.
  • Do not wait in taxi lines.
  • Watch our full line of videos for all the tips and tricks. (insert the video library link here)

Updating Your Driver Profile

Florida requires all drivers to maintain a current driver's license and vehicle registration. Always update your documents on your CAR profile when they expire.

Moving to or From Florida as an Existing CAR Driver

If you're already a driver in a different state and you're moving to Florida, you need to update your CAR profile and upload the following documents:

  • Your new shipping address
  • A clear photo of your vehicle registration
  • A clear photo of your Florida personal insurance
  • Florida driver's license