Unfortunately, we can only confirm a suspected relationship between two people using their respective samples. We cannot identify a person’s parent using only their own DNA.
Hard copies of documents are stored in a secure facility for up to 5 years. Soft copies of reports may be available beyond 5 years.
You would need to do a court admissible test.
No, once dried, the samples will last for a very long time.
In cases where two parties are unknown to another, or unable to take the test at the same location, it is possible to send separate kits to two different addresses. …
Yes, the kit is delivered in a flat A5 envelope with no company markings on the exterior. It is completely confidential.
Yes, but you would have to cover the courier fees yourself if necessary. The additional fee must be paid up front when making your order.
A standard paternity test takes 7-10 days. Other relationship tests (siblingship, avuncular, grandparentage) could take slightly longer. Ancestry results are reported 6-8 weeks from receipt of samples.
Yes. All participants must sign the submission form when taking a DNA sample. Children under the age of 16 must have a guardian provide written consent on their behalf.
The test price includes testing the mother’s sample, but we do not absolutely require her sample if she does not wish to participate, or is unavailable for testing.