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Firearm Licence (PAL) Photo Speficiation

Canada Firearm Licence (PAL) Photo Specification

  • Show a full front view of your head and shoulders.
  • Use a plain, contrasting background without shadows.
  • Do not wear a hat or sunglasses. Your eyes should be clearly visible and should not appear to be red.
  • The photo should have been taken within the last twelve (12) months.
  • Size: the photo should be no larger than 45 mm x 57 mm (1 3/4″ x 2 1/4″). Your head in the photograph must be at least 30 mm (1 3/16″) high.
  • The photo must be original, not taken from an existing photo.
  • Digitally produced photos are acceptable provided all other requirements are met.
  • Cut the photograph to fit the size requirements before sending it to us.

Canada Firearm Licence (PAL) Signature Specification

Signature Instructions

  • Print and sign your name on the back of your photograph.

Sticker Instructions

  • Print your name on the label.
  • Cut and affix the label to the back of your photograph.
  • Enclose the photograph with your application.

 

FAQ

You could find a Pro Passport Photo location near you by using our store locator.

Applicant must show a neutral facial expression (no smiling,
mouth closed) and look straight at the camera.

You can not wear a hat, and if you must wear a head covering for religious beliefs or medical reasons, make sure your full facial features are not obscured

There is no instruction on RCMP Firearm Licence Photo Specifications that indicates you could or could not.

There is no instruction on RCMP Firearm Licence Photo Specifications that indicates you could or could not.

No, you can not wear sunglasses. Your eyes should be clearly visible and should not appear to be red.

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Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Firearms Licensing

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

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