Genetic Discovery has a dedicated department that specialises in DNA testing services for both law firms and private clients. We provide certified proof of a biological relationship increasingly requested by Entry Clearance Officers (ECOs) at the British High Commission, British embassies, and the Immigration and Nationality Directorate (IND). Since being founded in 1995 our dedicated team work with over 4,500 collection centres worldwide and serve in excess of 160+ countries with our range of DNA testing services. Various authorities demand that DNA testing results are approved and performed by laboratories that are certified with ISO 17025. In addition to having this laboratory certificate we have also achieved a vast array of other prestigious accreditations for our customer’s peace of mind.

We have UK and Worldwide collection centres to assist you and your family.

Thousands of customers use Genetic Discovery to prove a family relationship as part of their immigration application or as part of their appeal. We have a 100% testing record since being established and provide affordable testing services that are routinely completed in 3-4 business days.

Our domestic and international accreditations include:


Immigration DNA Test Procedure

Find an overview listed below on the key steps when participating in an immigration DNA test through Genetic Discovery:


A legal professional or private customer sends an instruction to Genetic Discovery by email, fax, letter, or by using our feedback page below. Please provide full contact details, the relationship test required, the location of the individuals participating in the test and any additional information such as a hearing date.


Genetic Discovery will schedule DNA sample collection appointments for all to be tested and will organise legal DNA testing kits to be sent to the relevant locations.


Once the samples have been collected and returned to our laboratory, testing of the genetic samples will begin.


Once the testing has been concluded, we will send the legal professional or the customer the accredited DNA testing results.
Call 0808 234 7027 and our customer services department will be able to expertly advise you with any additional questions about the process and book your appointments a one of DNA sample collection centres. If you prefer to have a customer services representative to contact you, kindly complete the form below and we will contact you.

Home Paternity Test

  • For Personal Knowledge
  • Not valid for Court Cases
  • Painless Mouth Swab
  • DNA Collection Service Available
  • ISO 17025 Certified

Legal Paternity Test

  • For Legal Purposes (Child dispute, birth certificate change)
  • Accepted by the UK Courts
  • Samples Tested x2
  • FREE DNA Collection in London
  • DNA Collection Centres throughout the UK

Immigration DNA Test

  • For Immigration Purposes
  • 4,500 Global Sample Collection Centres
  • Accepted by the Home Office
  • Samples Tested x2
  • FREE DNA Collection in London
CALL 0808 234 7027
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