Uber lagos: Requirements, How to Register, Contact Details

Uber is a ride-hailing service provider that operates in Nigeria as well as in many other countries. In Nigeria, Uber operate in Abuja and Lagos, the major cities of the nation. In this post, you will learn the Uber Lagos requirements, how to register and contact details.


We shall categorise the requirements of Uber in Lagos into two:  Uber Riders and Uber Drivers.

Requirements to use Uber Riding Service

To use Uber as a rider, you do not need so much requirements so to say. You only need to be a verifiable individual with good record.

You must also be financially strong as to afford to Uber Riding bill. To that effect, you will need to fund your Uber account upon registration in order to access their services. You can also use the “Cash” payment method where you give the Uber driver the payment directly.

You are also required to download the Uber mobile app, through which you can book for Uber services.

Requirements to become Uber Lagos driver

  • Becoming an Uber driver in Lagos requires a further more from the above.
  • First, you must have a valid driving license for Nigeria.
  • Your car must also have: good air conditioning system, working radio, sound physical features and be covered by insurance.

If you have met these requirements, you can smoothly use the Uber service in Lagos.

How to Register for Uber Lagos

If you are in Lagos and you want use the Uber service, you must first register. But how can you register for Uber in Lagos?

The first step to registering for Uber is downloading the mobile app. You can get the Uber mobile app from App Store of Play Store as the case may be.

  • Tap the Uber App icon to open the app
  • Click on the Sign Up button
  • Tap the “Country” drop down menu and select Nigeria.
  • Enter your phone number and proceed to verify your identity.
  • Input the verification code that will be pushed to the phone number you inserted.
  • After the verification, put in your name, email address and contact details.
  • Click the “Sign Up” button to continue.
  • Input your card details to make payment.
  • With these done, you are now registered with Uber and therefore, you can enjoy their services.

You can perform the above steps by registering through the Uber official website: www.uber.com

You could also want to register and become an Uber Driver. That is great. To learn how to become an Uber driver in Nigeria, please read this article, read this article. 

Contact Details

You could also want to contact Uber Lagos for some reasons.

They are located at Retail unit no. 5. Second upper floor, Maryland Mall, 350/360 Ikorodu Road

Uber Lagos Office Hours: Monday – Thursday: 9am – 4pm, Friday: 9am – 3pm

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