Having Dutch passport photos taken in South Africa

If you are in South Africa and need passport photos that meet the requirements for a Dutch passport, you have 2 options. 

1. Go to a photographer who is familiar with the Dutch requirements

The following photographers are familiar with the Dutch requirements for passport photos:



  • Shop 155 & 156 Brooklyn Mall
  • Corner Veale & Fehrsen Street
  • Tel: 010-745 3816


Photon Image Centre

Cape Town

Photo Studio Lockley

  • Albert Langenberg
  • 21 Plein Street, Stellenbosch
  • Tel: 021-8833131

Tothills Photo Discounters

  • Peter van Laeren
  • 18 Lower Burg Street (at the corner of van Riebeek en Lower Burg Street)
  • Tel: 021-4212421 / 021-4252054



  • Westville Mall, Shop 24
  • Tel: 031-2660159

2. Take the photo matrix to another photographer

If you go to another photographer, take the photo matrix with you. The photo matrix explains the Dutch requirements for passport photos. Download and print the PDF ‘photo matrix model 2020’ in Dutch, English, French or Spanish.