If you’re an aspiring Uber driver, DriverLend can help you get an Uber-ready vehicle quickly and easily.

While driving for Uber is an easy way to earn money, Uber requires drivers to have a relatively new car. If you don’t have the money and don’t want to take out a loan, financing a vehicle is a viable option to consider.

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Product NameDriverLend
Excess Distance Cost$0 per km
Membership Fee$0
Price Per Week (from)$77
Insurance Included?No

Factors to consider before financing a vehicle through DriverLend

DriverLend is a car financing broker. It provides ABN holders with new and used car financing by matching you with a loan product from its panel. You make a simple weekly or monthly repayment and get a car of your choosing to drive for both Uber and personal use.

DriverLend can help you find finance even if you have bad credit, are on temporary visas or have a new ABN. Funding approval can be as quick as 24 hours, so you could be out on the road in a matter of days.

Features of DriverLend’s vehicle financing

DriverLend offers a range of benefits for Uber drivers. Here are some of the features of financing through DriverLend:

  • Fast turnaround. Funding can be approved within 24 hours, depending on your credit history.
  • Visa holders accepted. DriverLend is willing to finance a vehicle for temporary visa holders.
  • Bad credit history accepted. Applicants with a bad credit history will be considered.
  • Discounted car prices. Get up to 25% off the dealer price of a new car when you finance it through DriverLend.
  • Access to a range of lenders. As a broker, DriverLend can give you access to over 50 different lender's products.
  • Tailored loan products. DriverLend can tailor the loan product to suit your needs and situation.

How to sign up with DriverLend

Use this form to contact DriverLend and a representative will get back to you about financing a car.

To be eligible for DriverLend financing you need:

  • An ABN
  • A current driver’s license

When signing up to DriverLend you will need a copy of:

  • Your driver’s license
  • Your medicare card
  • A utility bill or other proof of address

DriverLend gives Uber drivers a way to drive with an appropriate vehicle. Before using DriverLend to finance your vehicle you should compare other Uber rental or financing options.

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    March 21, 2019

    Hi, I would like to do UBER full time and would like to know more about buying or renting a car.

      Avatarfinder Customer Care
      March 21, 2019

      Hi Sathish,

      Thanks for getting in touch with Finder. I hope all is well with you. 😃

      If you are interested in becoming a full-time UBER driver, DriverLend can help.

      DriverLend is a car loan broker. Provide the necessary information and documents they need. If they see you as an eligible application, they will then give you access to over 50 different loan products and can tailor the loan to suit your needs. After that, the term will be set and you will either own the car or you can return it for a new one.

      Get in touch with DriverLend by visiting their website. From there, you should learn more about how you can contact them.

      I hope this helps. Should you have further questions, please don’t hesitate to reach us out again.

      Have a wonderful day!


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    December 3, 2018

    How do I apply?

      Avatarfinder Customer Care
      December 4, 2018

      Hello Carlos,

      Thank you for your comment.

      To apply for DriverLend Uber Finance, please sign up through their website or go to their contact us page and fill out the form.

      Should you wish to have real-time answers to your questions, try our chat box on the lower right corner of our page.


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    August 31, 2018

    Drivelend lrent cars at minimum $77 per week plus insurance is that correct or is that for the service of finding a provider?

      Avatarfinder Customer Care
      August 31, 2018

      Hi Jahki,

      Thank you for leaving a question.

      Upon checking the $77 per week minimum is only for the vehicle coverage since DriveLend is a car financing broker. It still does not cover insurance. You may however refer to our list of rideshare and Uber car insurance. You can compare quotes from different brands by pressing the “Get Quote” button.

      Hope this helps!

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    August 31, 2018

    Driverlend offers cars at a minimum $77 per week plus insurance for Uber drivers is that correct or is that just for finding a lender ?.. bit confusing

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    April 28, 2017

    I am 46 yo I lost my job 2 years ago and haven’t worked since I really need help, I love to drive, my credit rating is crappy I can’t even get a credit card but I so want to work again and uber is the only way I can see for me to get working please help if possible.

      Avatarfinder Customer Care
      May 1, 2017

      Hi Frank,

      Thank you for your inquiry.

      If you consider uber you may want to check our Uber driver guide and learn more about your decision.

      I hope this information has helped.


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