The prebookings section allows you to bid for pre-bookings (pre-selected future work).
To bid for pre-bookings:
- Press on the Prebookings button within the right-hand menu.
This will then display the Assigned to me and To bid tabs.
Assigned To Me: This tab will show pre-bookings that you have successfully bid on, as well as, any pre-assigned bookings.
To Bid: This tab will show pre-bookings that you are able to bid on.
Note: The prebookings that come through to you will depend on your companies configuration of this feature.
- Press and hold to open a booking you want to bid on, then press Bid.
Bid: To bid for the booking.
Remove: To remove the booking from the pre-booking list.
Back Arrow: To go back to the prebooking list.
Note: If you remove a booking from the "To Bid" list, you will not occur a penalty as you have not yet accepted the booking.
- The booking will then be moved to the Assigned to me tab, where you can press:
Release me: To release the booking as a job.
I cannot do this booking: To return the booking to the To Bid tab.
Note: If you click "I cannot do this booking" for a booking in "Assigned To Me", you may be subject to a recovery penalty (If Enabled), which will prevent you from bidding on another booking for a set duration.
To filter prebookings:
- Press on the filter button at the bottom of the To Bid tab.
- Then press on any of the following filtering options:
Between this time: This is used to filter the bookings by From and To times.
Pickups in these zones: This is used to filter the bookings by selected pickup zones.
Drop-offs in these zones: This is used to filter the bookings by selected drop-off zones.
To quickly bid on or remove a pre-booking:
- Simply swipe right to bid or left to remove a booking.
Note: If you are on the main screen of Driver Companion when a pre-booking is made available to be bid on, you will be presented with the following "Pre-Booking Available" notification at the bottom of your screen, as well as, a "New Job to Bid on" notification at the top.