Recommended Photo Dimensions















  1. It must be a passport photograph, should be colored and must be taken using a digital camera.
  2. The photo should be taken on a cream or light grey background (the backgrounds should be plain not flowered)
  3. Photo size should be 45mm high x 35mm wide (as illustrated above)
  4. Free from shadows.
  5. The photo should be taken with eyes open and clearly visible (no sunglasses or spectacles)
  6. The applicant should be facing forward, looking straight at the camera.
  7. The applicant should be having a neutral expression with the mouth closed (no grinning, frowning or raised eyebrows)
  8. The photo should be in sharp focus and clear with a strong definition between the face and background.
  9. The photo must contain the full face, neck and shoulders of the applicant in frontal view
  10. The photo should be recent (not more than six months old)
  11. The photo must be in JPG format).