Uber eats is an online medium used to order food and deliveries. It was established by Uber (its parent company) in 2014.
This online medium houses a variety of restaurants where users can read their food menus, order food from them and also make payments on the online platform. Uber eats allows its users to review and rate the restaurants along with their food. Uber eats app is available both on the google play store and apple store.
Food deliveries are made by couriers employed by Uber Eats. Foods on Uber Eats can be using cars, scooters, bikes, or on foot. It is available in 32 countries.
How to register an Uber Eats account
To register an Uber Eats account you first need to download the app
- Open the app
- Select your country
- Input your mobile phone number
- Wait for the 4-digit verification code
- Input the 4-digit verification code
- Then you input your email
- Create and a password for your account
- Input your name
- Agree to the terms and conditions
- Enter your location (the location where the food is to be delivered)
Then you are good to go
You can also visit the uber eats website to create an uber eats account. The above procedures can be applied too when creating an account on the uber eats website.
How to sign in to your Uber Eats account
To sign in to your Uber Eats account, you can visit the Uber Eats website or use the app on your phone
- On your PC visit https://www.ubereats.com/gb with your web browser
- Click on sign in
- Enter your phone number
- Enter your password
To sign in to your uber eats account on your phone
- Open the app on your phone (be it android or iPhone)
- Input your phone number
- Then enter your password
How to delete an Uber Eats account
Deleting your Uber Eats accounts merely deactivates it for 30 days and then after that period, the account is completely deleted.
Your uber eats account can be deleted on both your phone and on your PC
To delete your uber eats account on the app
- Open the app and tap the three bars in the top-left,
- Click on Settings in the menu that pops up.
- Scroll down and select the privacy option
- Then top on “Delete Your Account.”
- Enter your password when prompted
- Then follow the steps to delete your account.
To delete your uber eats account on the website using your PC
- Open the link https://myprivacy.uber.com/privacy/deleteyouraccount
- Sign in by entering your phone number and password
- Verify your identity by using a temporary verification code which will be sent to the phone number attached to your account
- Then you can delete your account
You can however undo this process by simply logging into your account and using it normally.
How much do Uber Eats drivers make in UK?
According to Nimblefins (https://www.nimblefins.co.uk/), a research and data-driven personal finance site, Uber eat drivers earn between £7-£14 per hour in the UK.
How to cancel Uber Eats order
You can cancel your uber eats order by following the steps below
- Find and select your ongoing order.
- In the order tracking screen, tap “Cancel order”.
- Follow the on-screen instructions to confirm the cancellation.
How to install the Uber Eats order app on Android and iPhone
To install the Uber Eats app on your phone be it android or iPhone, simply go to the google play store (for Android) or the Appstore (for iPhone) and search for the app. When you find the app, you can then download it and it will automatically install after downloading.
How much does Uber Eats pay in UK?
Uber eats drivers make roughly around £15 per hour in the UK. On an average working week, working around 40 hours a week, you could earn around £565 per week. Uber has stated that workers will earn at least the same as the National Average wage, which currently stands at £8.91 per hour for people aged 23 and over.
What insurance do I need for Uber Eats
Uber eats recommends that all couriers have personal insurance. Uber eats does not primarily offer insurance but it does give some insurance coverage to some specific areas such as medical expenses reimbursement, accidental death payment, inconvenience payment for permanent injury and other insurance benefits.
How to change Uber Eats profile picture
To change your profile picture on Uber Eats
- Select account
- Click on view account
- Click on edit account
- Select the photo you want to like your new profile picture
- Click on okay to change our uber eats profile picture
How to make complaints on Uber Eats
You can lodge complaints to Uber Eats directly by simply sending them an email (email@example.com) or messaging any of their social media accounts.
You can also make complaints in the uber eats app by following the steps below
- On the app, navigate to the “Account” tab at the bottom of your screen.
- Tap “Help” to get to Uber Eats’ help centre.
- Choose the topic that most closely relates to your issue, then see if any of their FAQs answer your question or solve the issue.