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At Reload Internet, we are specialist Jamaican Passport & Visa photographers and we guarantee that the Jamaican Passport photo we provide you will meet the criteria set forth by the Jamaican Embassy. Please remember that the Jamaican Embassy will not accept Jamaican passport photos taken at a photo booth – so you should use Reload Internet in Paddington, London, as we are classed as professional photographers and printers.

Jamaica Passport photos must be printed  on Matt Photographic paper

Our Jamaican passport photos will have a size of 35mm x 45mm and they will always be printed on Matt photographic paper. This is an absolute major requirement or you will be rejected. We will always ensure that your photos have a crisp clear white background as required by the Jamaican Embassy – UK passport photo have a grey background so you see the difference?

Get your Jamaican Passport Photo in 2 ways

Option 1: Visit us at our store in Paddington

When you pop into our store in Paddington, we will take a photo of you while you wait.

Option 2: Jamaican Passport photo by Post

Take a photo of yourself against a white wall at home like the image below & upload it to us, and we will post it to you with next day delivery.

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We can take your Jamaican Passport Photo in-store OR we can post it to you with fast delivery. Just upload a photo of yourself and let us do the rest!


Watch the video on how fast our staff at Reload Internet can take your Jamaican Passport photo instore for you. Pop in today, we only charge £9.99 for 6 photos.

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Photographs are an essential part of the Passport & Visa applications and so they have to satisfy the criteria used by the Passport & Visa, Immigration and Citizenship Agency (PICA) of Jamaica.

Jamaican Passport Photo Specifications


Jamaican passport photo

We will provide you a total of 6 Jamaican passport photographs for your Jamaican Passport & Visa applications and your Jamaican passport and visa photo will meet the following guidelines:

  • The Jamaican Passport photo we provide you will be in full colour and to be taken with a matte/dull finish background
  • Applicants should try and avoid wearing white clothing due to the light complexion and should have photographs taken against a neutral shaded background
  • Applicants of dark skin tone should wear coloured clothing and Jamaican passport photo will be taken in contrast to a white background
  • Applicants with grey or white hair will have their Jamaican passport photo taken against a pale blue or neutral background
  • No hair should be covering the forehead of the applicant – which is the reason Staff of Reload Internet will always offer you a mirror.
  • Reload Internet will ensure that no other individual or object will be visible in your Jamaican passport photo other than you!
  • Rest Assured that the staff at Reload Internet understand that background shadows will not acceptable on Jamaican Passport Photos – so we guarantee your Jamaican passport photo we provide you will not have any shadows on it.
  • A full front posture is required to show the head, ears, neck and top of shoulders of the applicant
  • Reload Internet will ensure that Ink mark and creases are not visible on your Jamaican passport photo as these are strictly not acceptable
  • Exposed chest and shoulder in your Jamaican passport photo will be avoided
  • Applicant must try and avoid bright coloured clothing
  • Heavy or thick frames should be avoided, will not be accepted
  • Headgear is permitted for religious purposes and must be clearly specified on the application form. Facial features together with the outline of the face from the bottom of the chin to top of the forehead must be clearly visible on the photograph
  • The passport photo you submit with your application must be no more than six months old and should be 25mm-35mm from the top of the head to the chin of the applicant and at Reload Internet will even measure this instore for you to see with a ruler.
  • Photographs taken at photo booths are not accepted
  • Jamaican passport photos submitted with an application will become the property of the Government of Jamaica
  • Sunglasses and tinted glasses are strictly not allowed in Jamaican passport photos. However, applicant can wear reading glasses but your eyes must be fully visible through clear lenses without reflections or glare.

Passport Photo Requirements for children, babies & infants:

  • Children must be on their own in the Jamaican passport photo and babies must not be holding toys or dummies.
  • Children under the age of 6 does not have to be looking straight at the camera or have a neutral facial expression.
  • Children under one don’t have to have their eyes open. Parents can support their head with their hand, but your hands must not be visible in the Jamaican passport photo.

Why not drop by and get your passport photos from our store? When you’re looking for the right passport photographer in London to take your Jamaican passport or Visa photos it can be difficult to find someone that’s as reliable as Reload Internet. We are specialists in taking and creating Jamaican Passport & Visa photos and look forward to welcoming you at Reload Internet very soon.

Baby Thumbprint / Baby Fingerprint is required for Jamaican Passport Application form or Renewal

When you take your photo at Reload Internet, we can also send you the official paper work that will allow you to take your thumbprint / Baby Fingerprint which is required for Jamaican Passport Application form or renewal or for a senior citizen unable to sign the application from. If you would like a Jamaican passport application from to be sent to you or collected from store, then please request one, we will be happy to walk you through the whole process. Remember a thumbrint of fingerprint is a requirement for persons who are unable to write.


Jamaican Passport Photo

At Reload internet we always ensure that our Printed and Digital Passport photos for Jamaica will meet the strict criteria set forth by the Jamaican Authorities and Jamaica is one of the countries whose passports are now fully Biometric.

OPTION 1 – Visit us in Paddington

Just walk into our store and let our experienced staff take your photo. It will not take more than 5 minutes.

  • We will take your photo with professional lighting.
  • We will print, prepare & cut your Jamaican passport photo.
  • No appointment needed.

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OPTION 2 – Passport photo posted

We can post you a set of 6 Jamaican Passport photos – next day delivery. How it works:

  • Email us a photo of yourself from your phone or camera.
  • We will look at your photo, free of charge
  • We will reply to confirm.

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Passport Photo post UK

  • We will print, cut and post your your Jamaican passport photos
  • Next day delivery
  • We post your photos anywhere in the UK or worldwide.


OPTION 3 – Digital Photo resize
  1. Send us your photo from your phone or camera whilst you are standing against a wall in your home
  2. We will look at it free of charge.

Digital Photo resize service

3. We will email your resized images back to you same day.
4. Your digital Jamaican passport photo will be ready to upload to the online Jamaican passport service.

You do not need to worry about the regulations, we have dealt with thousands of satisfied customers and are very experienced.

So why wait? Email us your photo today and we will resize it digitally for you

We look forward to welcoming you at Reload Internet, in Paddington, London.