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    Renseignements pour les chauffeurs du New Jersey

    This page provides information about vehicle, driver, and document requirements, state regulations, insurance coverage, and city-specific requirements, needed to drive with Lyft in the state of New Jersey.
    To apply to drive in New Jersey, submit an application online or in the Lyft Driver app –– download it from the App Store (iOS) or the Google Play store. To be approved to drive, applicants must meet these requirements.
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    What you need to drive with Lyft in New Jersey

    Les chauffeurs doivent maintenir leurs documents à jour. Omettre de mettre à jour un document requis avant la date d'expiration provoquera une désactivation temporaire.
    Use your Lyft Driver app or Driver Dashboard to upload your documents.
    Exigences relatives au véhicule
    Different regions in this state have specific vehicle age requirements. Click here to see if your vehicle qualifies. All vehicles must meet the following criteria:
    • 4 portes
    • 5 à 8 sièges, y compris le siège du conducteur
    • Not on the list of ineligible subcompact vehicles
    • Not a taxi, stretch limousine, or for-hire vehicle
    • Non désigné comme étant envoyé à la récupération, irréparable, restauré ou toute autre classification équivalente.
    See if your car qualifies for Lyft Lux or Lyft Lux Black to earn more on each ride.
    In select cities, you can rent a car through Express Drive with standard insurance included.
    Exigences pour le chauffeur
    * Si le permis a été délivré il y a moins d'un an, veuillez inclure un autre document attestant votre dossier de conduite sur votre photo. Par exemple, vous pouvez inclure un permis de conduire expiré. Obtenez plus de renseignements sur le DMV du New Jersey ici.
    Documents requis
    Personal vehicle insurance
    Your personal vehicle insurance card must include your name and the make, model, and VIN of your vehicle (see sample here). Note: If your name is not on this document, please include in the photo a declaration page from your insurance company that includes your name.
    Conditions requises pour l'insigne
    Lyft trade emblem
    Lorsqu'ils sont en mode Chauffeur, ces derniers doivent mettre l'insigne Lyft en évidence. L'insigne Lyft est la présentation commerciale officielle de Lyft. Cela permet aux passagers et aux agents de police d'identifier votre véhicule.
    The Lyft emblem should be displayed in the lower corner of your front and rear windshield on the passenger side every time you enter driver mode. Make sure to remove the emblem when you are not in driver mode.
    Si vous venez tout juste de recevoir votre approbation pour conduire, vous devriez recevoir votre insigne Lyft sous peu. Si vous ne les avez pas reçus ou avez besoin d’en obtenir de nouveaux, commandez-les dans votre Tableau de bord. En attendant que votre insigne arrive, vous pouvez imprimer un insigne temporaire.
    New Jersey placard
    As of March 20, 2020, New Jersey law requires drivers to display a placard containing driver and vehicle information, as well as a unique barcode that riders can scan to confirm their ride.
    Temporary placards
    A link to a printable temporary placard will be emailed to all new New Jersey drivers. Permanent placards will be mailed to the driver's shipping address. If you haven’t received a placard or a temporary placard email, please reach out to support.
    If you update your existing vehicle information or add a new vehicle to your account, we’ll mail you a new placard with your new information.
    You can print a temporary placard at any time using the link in your email.
    How to display your placard
    New Jersey law requires that drivers display a placard on each of their rear passenger windows. To display your placards:
    1. Separate each placard from the instructions;
    2. Place one placard on each rear passenger window of your car, facing out; and
    3. Ensure placards are clearly visible from sidewalks
    How it works
    1. Placards will display your driver and vehicle information, as well as a unique barcode riders can scan to confirm their ride
    2. Once you tap to arrive, your passenger will have the option to scan the barcode on your window
    3. If your passenger decides to scan the barcode, they’ll see confirmation in their app
    4. Touchez « Embarquer (nom du passager) » lorsque le passager entre dans le véhicule pour commencer la course.

    New Jersey driver regulations

    If you are a New Jersey driver, you agree to notify Lyft if you are convicted, charged or arrested for a violent crime, felony, sexual offense, driving offense, or drug-related offense.
    Be sure to follow these rules when giving rides in New Jersey, and keep an eye on your email for important updates from Lyft.
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    In New Jersey, Lyft’s standard time limit for driver mode applies.
    Meilleures pratiques
    • Affichez l'ensemble des insignes et des permis d'aéroports exigés
    • Ayez toujours votre permis de conduire et vos documents d'assurance.
    • Follow all airport rules
    • N'acceptez pas les courses sollicitées spontanément sur la rue.
    • N'acceptez pas d'argent comptant pour vos courses.
    • N'attendez pas dans les voies destinées aux taxis.

    Connaître son assurance

    Review Lyft's coverage here.

    Moving to or from New Jersey

    If you're already a driver in a different state, and you're moving to New Jersey, send us a message with the following info. Please note, you will be required to have your vehicle registered in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, or New York.
    • La date de votre déménagement
    • Votre nouvelle adresse d'expédition
    * Si vous deviez déjà téléverser l'immatriculation de votre véhicule pour devenir chauffeur, vous n'avez pas à la soumettre une autre fois.
    Please note: if you are a driver in New Jersey, you are not able to receive ride requests in New York City. If a passenger ride has brought you into New York City, you will need to return to New Jersey in order to receive another ride.
    If you would like to switch to New York City, or you're moving from New Jersey to a different state, find your new market in the list here to see what steps you'll need to take.

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