Photo Specifications


The photo needs to display a full frontal view of the face. Please look directly into the camera with a neutral expression and without smiling.

Color photograph on a white background.

The photograph must have been taken within the last six months.

The photograph(s) have to be glued to the application form, one additional photograph has to be attached to the application form with a paper clip.

The photo must not have kinks, scratches or stains on it.


The photo must measure 35 mm x 45 mm.

Photo appearance

The facial image must be sharp, clear, and with sufficient contrast.

Please avoid photos with reflections or shadows on the face or with red eyes.

Reflection from glasses, sunglasses, or tinted glasses is not permitted.

The eyes cannot be hidden by the glass frames.

The colours must present a natural appearance and skin tone.