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To join Community Car, complete a membership application.  When you submit the application, a non-refundable $35 application fee will be charged to your credit card. Then you can expect to hear from us about your membership in 1-3 business days.





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Basic Eligibility Requirements


  • Be at least 21*

  • Have a valid driver's license for at least 1 year or more (permits don't count towards this history)*

  • Have no more than 2 minor moving violations in the past 3 years
  • Have no more than 1 major violation in the past 3 years
  • At-fault accidents in the past 3 years will be considered individually. You may be asked to provide a copy of your accident report. Please call with questions.
  • Foreign license? Click here for more details.


*Full time students are an exception


For more details on eligibility requirements and a list of unapprovable violations (in the past 5 years), please click here.





















If you are applying for a personal individual membership plan:



If you are signing up with one or more people as a "family" membership:



If you are signing up your business or non-profit organization:



If you are a university student or a UW faculty or staff member:

  • click here for more information on special promotions, eligibility requirements, and plan details
  • UW MADISON students, faculty and staff should fill out a uw application ($25)
  • all OTHER UNIVERSITY STUDENTS should fill out a regular application ($35)



If you live at Eagle Heights or University Apartments:

  • click here for more information on your special plan and to apply.
















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