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Driving and Vehicle Requirements

Driving Requirements

  • A valid South African PrDP
  • An Android or iPhone Smartphone with GPS
  • A criminal background check that will be performed by Taxify

Vehicle Requirements

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Accepted vehicles for Taxify Go

  • Port Elizabeth: Vehicle must be a 2012 model or newer
  • The vehicle must be a four-door hatchback
  • The vehicle must have less than 100 000kms on the clock
  • The vehicle must be in good cosmetic condition
  • The vehicle must pass the Taxify 45 point inspection or have a Dekra or AVTS certification

Accepted vehicles for Taxify Classic

  • Garden Route: Vehicle must be a 2010 model or newer
  • East London: Vehicle must be a 2011 model or newer
  • Polokwane & Port Elizabeth: Vehicle must be a 2012 model or newer
  • Cape Town, Johannesburg & Durban: Vehicle must be a 2013 model or newer
  • We only accept four-door sedans. Two-door sedans and hatchbacks are not acceptable
  • The vehicle must have less than 100 000kms on the clock
  • The vehicle must be in good cosmetic condition
  • The vehicle must pass the Taxify 45 point inspection or have a Dekra or AVTS certification

Accepted vehicles for Taxify Comfort

  • Vehicles must be a 2013 model or newer
  • We accept the four-door sedans listed above or qualifying SUVs
  • The vehicle must have less than 100 000kms on the clock
  • The vehicle must pass the Taxify 45 point inspection or have a Dekra or AVTS certification

Accepted vehicles for Taxify Plus

  • Vehicle must be a 2013 model or newer
  • Vehicle must seat 7-passengers
  • The vehicle must have less than 100 000kms on the clock
  • The vehicle must pass the Taxify 45 point inspection or have a Dekra or AVTS certification

Note: We are not accepting the Datsun Go, Toyota Etios, VW Kombi, H-1, Vito and Tourneo in Cape Town.

Training

If all your documents are in order, please join us for registration and training at our offices:

  • Johannesburg: 9 Charles Crescent, Strathaven, Sandton (11h00 and 13h00)
  • Cape Town: Unit 7, M5 Business Park, Eastman Road, Maitland (10h00)

Kindly visit the office an hour before the training session begins so that your documents can be verified.

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