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What is a paternity test?

Paternity testing is a DNA test that helps to determine if a biological father is related to a child.

Legal DNA paternity test

What is legal paternity testing?

A legal paternity test is a genetic test used to prove the biological relationship between an father and child for evidence submission for the purposes of child custody, child support, immigration, social security benefits, and birth certificate name changes.

All legal DNA testing services we provide are performed by our partner AABB accredited laboratory for the purpose of establishing a strict chain of custody.

The accreditation our partner lab holds ensures your results will be recognized by the Family Court system or any state institution that may require proof of a genetic relationship.

At Home Paternity Test Kit

What is an At-Home paternity test?

A Home paternity test is a peace of mind DNA test kit that you can purchase and perform your own DNA sample collection in the comfort of your home. This is peace of mind DNA test results cannot be used for any legal purposes.

The testing process for this option for NJ residents is performed the same way as the legal option. If you would like to purchase a Home Paternity Test kit. Contact our office today at to order today. 973-609-5102.

Related Elizabeth DNA Testing Services

Immigration DNA Test

DNA testing for immigration purposes for Elizabeth residents is a service we provide to help immigrant families prove a genetic relationship between a parent and child or between siblings.

All legal DNA testing services we provide are under the strict supervision of our partner lab that is accredited by the AABB. To learn more about our immigration DNA testing process contact our office at 973-609-5102 or see our page on the topic of immigration testing here.

Sibling DNA Test

What is DNA sibling testing?

A sibling DNA tests help to determine if full or half siblings share both parents or a common parent. This test can be performed for both legal and non-legal purposes.

To learn more about our DNA sibling testing process contact our office at 973-609-5102 or see our page on sibling testing here.

Grandparent DNA Test

What is grandparentage DNA testing?

A DNA grandparent test is performed to establish a biological relationship between a grandparent or grandchild. This testing option can be used for both legal and non-legal purposes.

To learn more about our DNA sibling testing process contact our office at 973-609-5102 or see our page on grandparentage testing here.

Maternity DNA Test

What is DNA maternity testing?

Maternity testing is a relationship test that helps to determine if a mother is biologically related to her child.

What To Expect From Our Service:


Fast, Accurate & Affordable Paternity results in 2 to 3 business days.


Professional DNA Sample Collection Technicians with close to 20 years of experience.


Easy appointment set-up


No hidden costs.


Facilities that we partner with are accredited by the AABB to conduct Immigration and legal chain of custody testing for the purposes of paternity establishment.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a DNA test cost in Elizabeth NJ?

The cost of DNA testing services will vary depending on the type of test you are performing. Pricing starts at $179.99 and up.

Remember, pricing will depend on the type of testing option you require as well as the samples being used as well the location of all parties involved with your DNA test.

If you would like to order a DNA test kit or schedule an appointment today. Please do not hesitate to contact out now at 973-609-5102 to get started

How soon can I get my paternity test results?

The average turnaround time for paternity DNA test results for Jersey residents is 1 to 3 business days from the date all genetic samples arrive at the lab.

Once completed your results will be mailed out to your home and a copy will be emailed to you.

Can I perform a DNA Paternity Test near Elizabeth, NJ?

Yes. In order to schedule a paternity test appointment today by contacting our office at 973-609-5102 to get started.

Are mothers required for paternity testing?

If you are performing a legal paternity test and the alleged father’s name is not on the birth certificate. The mother of the child will need to be present in order for a child under the age of 18 to perform a DNA test.

It is important to note, assuming the alleged father’s name is on the birth certificate or not. We always recommend that the mother of the child be included in the paternity test if she is available. Adding the mother increases the efficiency of your DNA test results.

If you would like to order a home paternity test kit or schedule an in-office appointment in Elizabeth, NJ, or in another part of New Jersey. Please contact our office today at 973-609-5102 to get started.

Can this DNA test be used for Child Support?

Yes. Only a legal test result can be used for evidence submission in NJ Family Court.

Why establish Paternity in Jersey with DNA Paternity Testing?

Paternity testing is considered to be an effective and accurate option to help determine a biological relationship between an alleged father and child by family courts in New Jersey. 

If a genetic test is to be used in a court of law, the chain of custody of the DNA sample must be verified. This means that the entire testing process is documented and analyzed, from the collection of the DNA sample by an independent party through the processing of the sample. This is known as a legal chain of custody DNA testing. It is important to note that only AABB-accredited lab results are recognized by Family Courts nationwide.

When performing this type of parental test. It will include the alleged father and child or, an alleged father, the child, and if available the biological mother. Having the mother involved with the DNA test helps increase the accuracy of the test result. The method of collecting DNA can be acquired from buccal (cheek) cells or blood samples. If you are in need of legal DNA testing services.

Please do not hesitate to contact DNA Paternity Test NJ today at 973-609-5102 to schedule an appointment.

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