Get to know Drive Yello
Updated over a week ago

The same-day delivery market is growing fast, and for some online shoppers, even that isn’t fast enough. Luckily, Drive Yello offers ‘near-instant’ delivery, with over 8000+ active Yello drivers Australia wide.

Drive Yello helps businesses provide a quick point to point delivery service to their customers and is ideal for those clients wanting to offer delivery within a matter of hours.

Shippit gives you access to this crowdsourced courier solution for either a shift or a single on-demand delivery.

With Shippit, you can gain access to:

✓ Single on-demand delivery option or block shifts (for high volume shippers)
✓ ASAP delivery within 3 hours
✓ After hours & weekend delivery
✓ Same day or scheduled delivery window

Now accepting goods up to:

✓ 23 kg dead weight

✓ 0.21 m³ cubic weight

✓ 1 metre in length

Services available

The below services are available through Shippit:

✓ Priority service level (future date, timeslot or same day delivery options)

✓ Ondemand now service level (delivery within 3 hours)


Check our our Carrier Overview Matrix for full compatibility, limitations & restrictions.

You can also have a read of our On-Demand-Delivery-The-What-Why-and-How to get more insights on on-demand services.

✓ Apparel, clothing & footwear

✓ Small consumer goods

✓ Foods & beverages

✓ Alcohol

✘ Dangerous good

✘ Heavy bulky freight or pallets

✘ Consolidated freight (palletised)

✘ Surcharges. All charges will be included in the API quote at the time of booking with Yello through Shippit. For an extensive list of all carrier surcharges, click here.

✘ Complimentary carrier insurance. Enable Shippit Transit Protection to cover your orders for loss & damage!

Important note on alcohol deliveries

Legislation around alcohol deliveries made same day changed recently. Please take a read here.

    • a valid 18+ID must be provided by the receiver at the time of delivery. If the receiver does not have the relevant ID, the order will be returned to the sender at their expense

    • The driver undergoes specific training in order to deliver alcohol and reserves the right to refuse delivery due to insufficient ID

    • Authority to leave is not available with these types of deliveries.


Simply reach out to your Shippit account manager, representative, or support team via [email protected] to request Drive Yello activation today!

Activating a BYO account

If you have your own BYO Drive Yello account to integrate, we'll need the below information to set up your account. Simply email this to [email protected] and we'll get you connected!

  • Shippit Store Name - The name of your merchant account

  • Contact Name - The name of the registered person on your Shippit merchant account

  • Contact Email - The email registered to your Shippit merchant account

  • API Key - Only if you would prefer to use your own account with Drive Yello. This unique API key identifying your account should be obtained from Drive Yello

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