Home DNA Paternity Testing: What is it?
A paternity test is a DNA test that helps to determine if an alleged biological father is biologically related to a child. Home DNA Paternity Test is a testing option that can be used for peace of mind purposes only. In other words, the result for this testing can not be used for legal situations such as immigration, paternity establishment like child support, child custody cases, Social Security, birth certificate name change, etc.
Please note: If you are a New York State resident you will not be able to purchase any Home DNA Testing kits due to the New York State Department of Health guidelines. Only legal DNA tests can be performed in New York State.
How much do home paternity tests cost?
The cost of an at-home paternity test kit starts at $179.99 and up. Please click the image below on this page to order online or contact our office today at 866-205-8356.
How is my paternity test performed?
When you order a home paternity test kit the method of collecting your DNA sample is by using buccal cheek swabs. Enclosed in your kit with your buccal cheek swabs will be a chain of custody form and a return prepaid shipping envelope going to the lab.
No. Home paternity testing does not require an alleged father to adhere to the same protocols as a legal test in order to get an at-home paternity test performed. But, it is important to remember that your home DNA paternity testing result can be used for any legal purpose. The sole objective of the home test is for peace of mind.
What is a home paternity test’s accuracy?
Home DNA testing results have the same accuracy as legal paternity tests. The difference between a legal DNA test vs a home DNA test is how you can utilize the document.
When should I expect to receive my DNA testing results?
Paternity testing results have an average turnaround time of 1 to 3 business days from the date on which the lab receives all genetic samples.
How do I order a Home DNA paternity test kit?
Ordering a Paternity Express home paternity kit is simple. Please click the image below on this page to order online or contact our office today at 866-205-8356.
Yes. It is possible for us to ship an additional to more than one location whether it’s another city, state, or country. Please note, additional fees will be applied. If this is your current situation we recommend that contact our office if you like Paternity Express to handle the shipping to any additional city, state, or country.
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DNA Test Kit includes sample collection materials for 1 alleged father, child and mother (if available). Turanround time for your results to be completed is 1 to 3 working days.