Ready to start earning money as an Instacart Shopper? Their application process is pretty simple and should only take you about 2 minutes.
Follow the simpe steps below:
1. Click my referral link to head to Instacart’s application page.
Once there, enter your zip code and then click the green “Get Started” button.
2. Create an Account
Enter your first name, last name, email address, and cell phone number.
Then click the green “Create Account” button.
3. Download the Instacart Shopper App.
From there, the app should prompt you to download the Instacart Shopper app.
Enter your phone number in the box that appears and a download link will be sent to your mobile device.
4. Finish Filling Out the Application
Finish the application process by sharing all the information they ask for, which should include your contact info and referral code. You’ll also confirm that you meet the shopper requirements, confirm whether you have a car or not, choose a shopper role (In-Store or Full-Service), fill out a quick questionnaire, submit a photo of yourself, and authorize a background check.
Once your documents and questionnaire answers are accepted and your background check comes back clean (usually in about a week), Instacart will mail you a prepaid debit card, which you’ll use every time you check out at a store.
Once you receive your card, you can start shopping!