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Canada PR Card

Canada PR Card Photo Specifications

  • Photos must show a full front view of the person’s head showing full face centred in the middle of the photo;
  • be clear, well-defined and taken against a plain white background without shadows;
  • be produced from the same unretouched film or from the same file capturing the digital image or from two identical photos exposed simultaneously by a split-image or multi-lens camera;
  • be original photos (not taken from any existing photo);
  • New: measure between 25 mm and 30 mm (1” and 1 1/5”) from chin to crown (top of hair);
  • have a 35 mm x 45 mm (1 3/8? x 1 3/4?) finished size;
  • be on photographic paper that has a backing which accepts and retains the date. Photos without this backing are not acceptable;
  • be on prints that are well-fixed and washed to prevent discolouration;
  • bear the date the photo was taken (not the date the photo was printed) directly on the back of one print (stick-on labels are not acceptable).

Canada Immigration

Canada Immigration Photo Specifications

  • The photographs must:
    • show a full front view of the person’s head and shoulders showing full face centered in the middle of the photograph;
    • have a plain white background;
    • measure between 25mm and 30mm (1″ and 1 1/5″) from chin to crown;
    • have a 35mm x 45mm (1 3/8″ x 1 3/4″) finished size;


Canada Visa Photos

Canada Visa Photo Specifications

  • The frame size must be at least 35 mm x 45 mm 
  • The photographs must show the full front view of the head, with the face in the middle of the photograph, and include the top of the shoulders.
  • The size of the head, from chin to crown, must be between 31 mm and 36 mm
  • Crown means the top of the head or (if obscured by hair or a head covering) where the top of the head or skull would be if it could be seen.
  • If the photographs do not meet the specifications, you will have to provide new photographs before your application can be processed.

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