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  1. WestSydGuy

    Perth: Why an Uber ride is set to cost more

    https://thewest.com.au/news/transport/why-an-uber-ride-is-set-to-cost-more-ng-b881145176z.amp Uber is refusing to absorb the cost of a 10 per cent tax on rides — saying customers can pay. Despite continued pressure from the WA Government for Uber not to increase its fares, the company says...
  2. S

    Overseas license

    Hey Guys! I just wanna know whether I can register for Uber Eats to deliver by car with my Overseas driver's license. If I cant, can I still register for bicycle and then use my car for delivery? Thanks in advance!
  3. Beepbeep41

    Uber Driver Tax Cheats

    https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/jan/23/uber-drivers-and-airbnb-hosts-who-avoid-tax-in-governments-sights What a pathetic joke our government is! Whip those underpaid workers to death!! We all know Uber drivers pay their GST requirements. When it comes to income TAX Ubers...
  4. G

    Problem101

    So, i have been doing uber eats for about 2 months. It is always my secondary job and dinner time is my usual hours to work. However with the current holidays of new year and christmas, i can't figure out one thing which is, why there is decline in the numbers of deliveries i get now. Nothing...
  5. Beepbeep41

    Ola %0 Commission

    Olas offering %0 commissions between 4pm the 31st of December & 4am the 1st of January (New Years). I still won’t run it as it had issues with claims on cleaning, racial & insurance issues, but... come on Uber?! How bout putting something up????!!!
  6. WestSydGuy

    UberTukTuk

    This might be our Xmas present for 2018, UberTukTuk, 300-350km range! Now we’re talking, clean, mean and green. Can take UberXL and pool, no stopping required for pool, just hop on/off. https://thedriven.io/2018/12/07/solar-tuk-tuks-3000km-road-trip-inspires-shift-to-zero-emissions-transport/
  7. Beepbeep41

    Best Car For Uber

    People have different reasons for driving Uber. If your reason is to make money then consider a car similar to the one pictured below. I guarantee if your polite & help passengers load bags ect you will maintain a high rating.
  8. Beepbeep41

    Uber X+ End Of Select & Black?

    Smart move Uber! Get rid of Select because all these guys do is try & spill customers to their own bookings website! Why else would you drive a nice car for those rates? Some are crazy or lonely I spose...
  9. Beepbeep41

    Is Ola Similar To Shebah?

    Hello, Queensland driver here. We had the cricket up here and I decided to do a bit of driving, turned Ola on. I noticed an alarming trend! So Ola only caters for certain sounding last names? Everyone with a certain sounding last name seemed to cancel on me?? My last name sounds nothing like...
  10. Beepbeep41

    Ola Cancelations

    So is Ola similar to Shebah? It seems passengers with “certain sounding last names” cancel on drivers with last names that don’t “sound” like theirs?? Out of 20 rides 15 have been canceled by people with “certain sounding last names” that I suspect have arrived to watch the cricket... Anyone...
  11. Beepbeep41

    Ola Tricks

    Ola seems to give you an influx of jobs the stops it in a hope you leave the stickers up for Uber passengers to see. I remove my Ola stickers until they give me a job, no free advertising from me!
  12. Beepbeep41

    Uber & Splend take Tax/GST instead of ATO

    Whens the government/ATO gonna wake up? Ubers %27.5 cut is the ATO’s cut, Uber simply takes it instead. Renting car from Splend collects all GST instead of ATO... Uber and Splend are simply just taking all the ATO’s money!! The ATO would be much better off lowering Ubers cut to %15 so they...
  13. Beepbeep41

    High Level Of Customer Service/Low Level Pay

    Why is it so? People demand this high level of customer service from us Uber driver! The pay is half for driver from 4yrs ago! When only Taxi you could spit on shoes, cuss & abuse for twice the earnings. Now we polish shoes for these cheap skates! So wrong, so draining! It’s almost like i a...
  14. BigHohn

    Hello to fellow Ubertarians

    Fellow Ubertarians , I trust we are feeling Ubertastical. I’m so glad I found you all and it’s great to part of this forum. I will get straight to the point. I Love Uber . It has given me my life back of which I was in car sales for 25 years . I make a very good living out of this lifestyle...
  15. BigHohn

    Saturday in Brisbane what a Day

    If you do t make money today , you ain’t breathing . 1 Octoberfest on 2 Apac prescilla queen of the desert 3 triffid band on 4 Eaton Hilo’s hotel band on and sold out 6000 people 5 The Tivoli Band on Plus the Saturday night mayhem and bit to forget our airport What your target is...
  16. Jack Malarkey

    Hello from Big Gay John

    There’s also a Big gay john
  17. Beepbeep41

    Round Table Meetings

    Who are these drivers giving Uber all the info for free?? Drivers if no one give Uber info Uber got to got out and get info! They go out and get info via rides... Don’t be so cheap drivers! Info given that creates features such as “airport rematch” & “wait time” is making Uber millions. Your...
  18. WestSydGuy

    He said, she said...

    https://www.mamamia.com.au/ride-share-complaints/ ‘After I jumped into a ride-share car, the driver said something that terrified me.’ "I wanted to find out if she was lying," he began telling me. CHELSEA MCLAUGHLIN September 14, 2018 --- Long story short, tips on how to deactivate a driver.
  19. Marco Solo

    Uber announces pax with ratings of 4.0 and below will be banned...in Australia

    https://www.news.com.au/technology/innovation/uber-riders-with-consistently-bad-ratings-will-be-banned-company-announces/news-story/24703fe66cc8df3db04e2b4325b11388 But only after an initial warning and a follow-up. And then only for 6 months. Article says Aussie drivers' biggest peeve is...
  20. WestSydGuy

    podcast 6 Upfront Fares, Momentum, and the New Driver App

    https://soundcloud.com/uberanz Questions listed in order: Q How does upfront fares work when a stop at a fast food restaurant is added, pickup friends, drop off friends? A It doesn't work in all situations (such as extra stops or traffic). In X, driver will see fare at the end, Pool, driver...
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