Photo for Your Ontario Photo Card

Photo for Your Ontario Photo Card

Get your perfect biometric photo (compliance guaranteed)

What do you get?

You save time and money - take a biometric photo conveniently without leaving home

Digital photo within a few seconds or printouts shipping to your home
Professional service
Over 1,000,000 people have used our services within 7 years.
Guarantee of acceptance
If your photo is rejected by authorities, we will refund you twice the price you paid
Satisfaction guarantee
Take as many photo shots as you want - you pay only when you are satisfied

What do our users write about us?

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Andrea Wilson

A really easy format to get passport pictures. Very fast response to my questions via email.

Pauline Jackson

Can't thank these people enough, they have gone above and beyond today to produce a lovely passport photograph from my poor photograph. Thank you for all your efforts. I would recommend this company good value, professional and kind.

Fi Peverell

I'm really pleased with the result. They are very helpful and professional. Really fast response time and aswsome passport photo. I recommend it strongly.

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Photo Size and Requirements for Ontario Photo Card - Digital Photo Maker

Get You Photo for Ontario Photo Card
Width: 50 mm
Height: 70 mm
600 dpi
Image definition parameters
  • Head height: 35 mm
  • Bottom of the Photo to the Eye Line: 39 mm
Is it suitable for online submission?
Is it printable?
Background Color

How to take a photo?

Body-camera distance
Body-camera distance
Posture: Straight ahead
Posture: Straight ahead
Posture: Straight ahead
Even lighting on both sides of the face
Even lighting on both sides of the face
Even lighting on both sides of the face

What is the Ontario photo card?

The Ontario photo card is a substitute identity proof to a driver’s licence. It is issued by a ServiceOntario centre. It can be used as an identity proof when conducting daily activities that require identification but cannot be used as a travel document.

Ontario photo card requirements

To be eligible Every official document has some requirements that must be met but one of the important requirements is having an acceptable biometric photo. If the photo doesn’t meet the requirements there are chances that it might be rejected by the authorities. These are the requirements that you have to fulfil for your Ontario card photo:

  • The applicant’s face must be neutral, clearly visible and in focus, covering 31 mm (1 ¼ inches) in length and 36mm (1 7/16 inches) from your chin to the top of your head.
  • If you wear prescription glasses, you are allowed to keep them on, but make sure that your eyes are not covered.
  • The photo must have been taken within the last 12 months
  • The photo must 50mm wide and 70mm high (2 inches x 2 ¾ inches).

How to get a digital passport photo online

Our application PhotoAid was designed to help you access digital official document photos at any time, in any place. With the help of artificial intelligence, our application guides you in taking a photo that fulfils all the requirements for your specified document. It’s easy too! All you must do is follow our guidelines, upload your photo and we will take care of the rest. We will crop the photo to the required size, erase the background and you will have a printable passport photo in no time.

How to apply for an Ontario photo card

To apply for an Ontario photo card, you must first determine whether you are eligible for the Ontario photo card. To be eligible, you must be at least or older than 16 years old, you must be a resident in Ontario and must not have a driver’s license. Bear in mind that, you cannot have the Ontario photo card and a driver’s license simultaneously. Applying for the Ontario photo card is relatively easy. These are the steps to apply:

  • Step 1 is to gather the necessary documents for your Ontario photo card. The required documents are separated into three lists depending on which documents you have available to take with you to your appointment. The document lists are on this website. However, if you have a Canadian or other passport, that will satisfy the necessary requirements.
  • Step 2: After you have gathered the necessary documents, it is time to book your appointment with a ServiceOntario centre. Book your appointment and you’re ready to go!

Last update: 2022-05-24

About the document

The Ontario photo card functions as form of identity proof to all Ontarians, who are 16 years old or over, who do not or cannot have a driver’s license. It is issued by the government and can help the card holder with cashing a cheque, renting a hotel room, opening a bank account and other services that require identification proof. In order to apply for an Ontario photo card you need to fulfil some requirements such as providing a biometric photo, personal information and more. Our editing application, PhotoAid, can help you get a digital passport photo. Take a photo, upload it and we will adjust the size and erase the background to make the photo acceptable for your passport.

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