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Vehicle and Driver Requirements

To complete your signup successfully, you will need to provide the necessary documents and meet the requirements below:

Driver requirements

  • Hold a valid drivers license
  • Attend driver training for service quality and use of the Bolt driver application
  • Additional Documents for Lagos: LASDRI Card, Driver Badge and LASRRA Card.

Vehicle requirements

  • Vehicle licence
  • Insurance Certificate
  • Proof of Ownership
  • Certificate of Road-Worthiness
  • AutoGenius Vehicle Inspection Report
  • Additional Documents for Lagos: State Hackney Permit and a Vehicle Body Tag for all routes.

Accepted vehicles

Accepted vehicles for Lite (Lagos only)

  • The vehicle is a model  between 2002 and 2004
  • The vehicle is a 4-door sedan or SUV
  • The vehicle is in excellent condition
  • The vehicle must accommodate at least 4 passengers.

Accepted vehicles for Comfort (Abuja only)

  • The vehicle is no older than 10 years
  • The vehicle is a 4-door sedan or SUV
  • The vehicle is in excellent condition
  • The vehicle must accommodate at least 4 passengers.

Accepted vehicles for XL (Lagos only)

  • The vehicle is no older than 15 years
  • The vehicle is an SUV or mini-van
  • The vehicle is in excellent condition
  • The vehicle must accommodate at least 6 passengers.

You can visit the Bolt AutoGenius portal to view example models of accepted vehicles.

Note:

  • 2-door sedans and hatchbacks are not acceptable.
  • You can also watch the Bolt sign up walkthrough video to get a full overview of the registration process.
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