Each visa applicant is required to submit one color photo taken within the last 6 months of the application date according to the following instructions:
- Size: Measure 50 mm (2 inches) square. The applicant's head (measured from top of the hair to the bottom of the chin) must measure 25 mm (1 inch) to 35 mm; the applicant's eye level must be 28 mm to 35 mm from the bottom of the photo. Photographs of the incorrect size will not be accepted.
- Background: The photo must be on a white background. Colored or patterned backgrounds are unacceptable.
- Type of photo: Show the applicant facing straight ahead, looking neither down nor to the side, with applicant's head centered in the frame and applicant's ears exposed.