Passport & ID photos

Passport & ID photos

Get your (or your child's) ID photos taken at over 1,300 participating Post Offices.

Our passport and ID photos are:

  • Fast - your photos are ready in minutes, no waiting around
  • Convenient - get your photos and organise your application during the same visit
  • Compliant - no need to worry about your photos not meeting requirements
  • Handy - buy a digital copy of your photo for use in online applications

Our quality assurance guarantee

We'll make sure they meet Australian Government requirements and International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) standards.

Most authorities require a photo that is less than 6 months old.

If you submit your photo to the relevant authority within the necessary timeframe, but for some reason your photos aren't accepted, just bring them back to the same post office and we'll replace them at no cost.

We have all your travel essentials

  • Travel Insurance*
  • Travel cards and foreign currency
  • Prepaid TravelSIM®^
  • Mail Hold service 

Make Australia Post your first destination before travelling

Pricing and payment methods

It costs $16.95 for a set of high-resolution full colour photographs, printed on quality gloss paper, or $19.95 for a printed set and an emailed digital copy.

You can pay with cash, MasterCard or Visa, or by EFTPOS.

Please note: You'll need 2 identical ID photos for an Australian or British passport application.

Find a participating Post Office

* Limits, conditions, exclusions and fees apply. Policies may not be available to all travelers. Australian Postal Corporation ABN 28 864 970 579 (AR No 338646) is the distributor of Australia Post Travel Insurance and is an Authorised Representative of Australia Post Services Pty Ltd ABN 67 002 599 340 (AFSL No. 457551). Insurance products are issued by Great Lakes Australia ARBN 127 740 532, ABN 18 964 580 576, AFSL No. 318603. Review your own needs and the relevant Product Disclosure Statement before deciding to buy this insurance.
^ TravelSIM® is a registered trademark of Premas SolutionsIP Pty Ltd and licensed exclusively to TravelSIM Australia Pty Ltd in Australia. Powered by TravelSIM. Device must be unlocked for the Australia Post Prepaid TravelSIM®+ to work with your mobile device.


Privacy notice: Australia Post collects, uses and stores your personal information as part of the ID Photos - Emailed Digital Copy service. This service allows Australia Post to provide a hard copy passport photograph as well as a digital passport photograph to a specified email address. Without this information, Australia Post will be unable to provide you with this service. For this purpose, you hereby consent to your personal information being disclosed by Australia Post to any third parties involved in the service. Subject to certain exceptions allowed by law, you may request access to your personal information while it is stored by Australia Post. We will give you reasons where we deny access. Any privacy concerns or requests to access, update or correct any personal information should be directed to: The Privacy Contact Officer, Australia Post, GPO Box 1777, Melbourne, Vic, 3001. For more information, see the Australia Post Privacy Policy.