Ola’s Driver Licence Renewal Guide for Drivers in London

As a professional driver you’ve no doubt renewed your driving licence countless times. Piece of pie, right? Every ten years, you must update your licence to continue driving with Ola and earning. As the licence is only valid from the day of approval, don’t wait to renew. This guide serves as a helpful overview to […]

Ola’s TfL PHDL Renewal Guide for Drivers in London

When it’s time to renew your TfL Private Hire Driver’s Licence (PHDL), uploading the document to Ola’s driver app really is a doddle. No paper, no queues, just one simple process you’ve followed before to onboard with us.  If you’ve already renewed your licence, skip straight to the Updating your PHDL in the app section.  […]

Ola V5c Logbook Renewal Guide for Drivers in London

Keeping on top of your registered keeper documents for Ola is easy. You simply need to upload a photographed version of your logbook into the app, ensuring it meets Ola’s upload requirements. Updating your V5c in the app Open the Ola driver app Enter My Profile > Documents > Car documents > Vehicle logbook  Upload […]

Ola’s Insurance Renewal Guide for London

Tell us you’re insured and certified to drive with Ola by supplying a valid certificate of motor insurance to us as a new or renewing driver. Save our eyes and your own time, by ensuring all text and handwriting on the document is clearly legible.  You can use this guide in two ways. The first […]

Ola’s PHVL Renewal Guide for Drivers for London

Keep your income coming by updating your Private Hire Vehicle Licence (PHVL) in plenty of time before it expires! We’ll show you exactly how with our handy PHVL renewal guide. Instructions for uploading your PHVL to the app are directly below.  Please note that you will need to upload a clear photograph of your valid […]

Driving England in the right direction, as it re-opens

You may have noticed travel has been the hot topic of the bank holiday weekend, which is incredibly positive news for all of us at Ola. The Prime Minister presented a plan to reopen society while Transport Secretary, Grant Shapps, advised on plans to “get Britain moving again”. It’s clear that getting the country back […]

Creative ways to spend your break: podcasts

In the Creative ways to spend your break blog series, we’re exploring unique alternatives to pass the time on your rest breaks. Today we present to you the power of the modern podcast. A podcast for escapism: Joe Exotic: Tiger King Think you’re having a bad day? Wait until you hear the biographical podcast of […]

Creative ways to spend your break: mobile games

When was the last time you fully relaxed on your lunch break? Think about it for a second. Most ride-hailing drivers spend theirs running errands for the family, parking up to read the latest news or scoffing down some lunch to make sure they can fit in the weekly shop. If this sounds familiar, you […]

Welcome to Ola’s Driving 101 blog for Driver Partners

Welcome to Ola’s new blog series, dedicated to our Driver Partner’s health and safety: Driving 101. We know you don’t always have time to stop and put yourself first when you’re on the go, that’s why we’re doing it for you. With Driving 101, you can expect a collection of wellbeing insights from leading medical […]