The New Zealand passport is a key that unlocks opportunities to travel worldwide. The Silver Fern and Southern Cross insignia guarantees the holder the rights of a New Zealand citizen at home and abroad.
Read this article to learn how to get the perfect NZ passport photo and save costs on your applicaion. It's easy, and you can do it with our special 7ID App!
The 7ID App is a user-friendly passport photo app for iPhone and Android phones. For $2 per month (the fee slightly varies depending on your area), you can unlock unlimited access to the passport photo editing features listed below.
The size for a passport photo in New Zealand must be 35×45 millimetres, or at least 900×1200 pixels. The 7ID Passport Photo App lets you instantly change your photo to these dimensions and adjust the head size and eye line accordingly.
In addition, the app supports the creation of passport photos in various formats. Just select your country and document type and let the app adjust the settings.
The 7ID App makes it easy to change your photo background to a light colour for your NZ passport application, as it will automatically set it to white. We recommend taking your original photo against a plain background with the basic version of our app for best results.
Get unlimited free passport photos against any background with the 7ID Pro subscription for only $2 monthly (the price can slighly differ depending on your location).
For online NZ passport applications, it is not necessary to print your picture. However, if you're applying for an offline passport or visa, a printed photo is required.
Get your photo ready to print with 7ID! The app provides free printable passport photo templates in two formats:
After printing, attach your photos to your passport application.
With the Pro subscription costing $2 per month (price may vary slightly depending on your country's App Store and Google Play pricing policies), 7ID allows you to:
The paid version of 7ID uses AI to ensure high-quality photo editing against any background. This package comes with technical support and guaranteed results. If you are unsatisfied with a photo, a free replacement is offered. It is recommended for essential documents such as a passport, driver's license, American or European visa, DV lottery, etc. 7ID makes sure all the necessary details are taken care of!
To ensure that your photograph meets the requirements of a New Zealand passport, please follow the instructions below:
Due to the legal protections afforded to minors, children's passport applications require more information than adults. Here are the main guidelines:
Before submitting your application, it is recommended that you verify your passport photo online and review the full list of photo requirements on the New Zealand Passports website.
In order to apply for a passport online, you need to have a RealMe account for verifying your identity. For citizens aged 16 and over who want to apply for their first passport online, a RealMe verified identity is a must. A RealMe account gives you access to various New Zealand government sites and services. If you don't already have a RealMe account, you should create one as soon as possible.
To set up your account you will need to provide a username, password, contact details and three security questions. You can then verify your identity by following the official instructions. Please note that this process can take up to 5 business days, so planning ahead is essential.
To attach a digital passport photo to a NZ passport application, do the following:
Verify that your photo meets the technical requirements before uploading.
Where can I print a passport photo near me? Here are a few places to print a passport-size photo in New Zealand:
Since most foreign visas and other documents have specific photo requirements, it is recommended that you print multiple photos at once for future use.
The comprehensive 7ID app is a one-stop solution for all your ID photo, QR code, barcode, e-signature, and PIN code needs!
QR and Barcode Manager: Managing codes is now easier with the 7ID app. It organises all access codes, discount certificate barcodes and vCards centrally for easy reference. No Internet connection is required to access stored codes.
PIN Code Protector: Keep your credit card PINs, digital lock codes and passwords safe with the 7ID app. Your codes are safe with us!
E-signature feature: Transform your digital signing experience with the 7ID app. Turn your handwritten signature into an electronic one in seconds and effortlessly revise your documents.
With 7ID’s user-friendly interface and comprehensive features, creating an acceptable New Zealand passport photo has never been simpler. Give it a try today!