About our immigration DNA test

People having relatives living in another country in which they are not natives or citizens of that country may wish to join their relatives there. In such cases you may be required to provide an immigration DNA test (under some instances referred to as a naturalization test or an American citizenship test) to prove and establish to the relevant authorities that there is a close biological relationship between the alleged relatives.

Immigration testing may be recommended to you by a Consular Officer who may suggest a DNA test to ease a visa application. Immigration testing is not obligatory and relatives may opt not to have proof of relationship by DNA testing. However, if other documentation does not provide adequate proof, the immigration/ citizenship/ residency request may be turned down. The petitioner, the person who submits the request to United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). The petitioner can have their DNA samples collected by a sampler such as a doctor or nurse. For relatives living outside the USA, the laboratory will send a kit directly to the American Embassy or consulate. The embassy or consulate will contact the Visa applicant to set an appointment. There will be a small additional fee set by the embassy for the collection of DNA samples by their own sampler.

Relationship and parentage for immigration

We offer maternity testing and paternity testing for immigration DNA testing as well as other relationship tests. Our immigration DNA testing starts at $499. When discussing your case we will need to know how many people need to be tested and the nature of the relationship; this information will help us provide the most appropriate test.

Please note that the price of the test will change depending on the number of people that need to be tested and the location of the participants in the test. Our customer care department will tell you all need to know and guide you through the process and costs. Your DNA immigration test will be done at an embassy and will follow a certain procedure to ensure the validity of the samples and the acceptability of the final result.

Order or discuss your immigration DNA testing

homeDNAdirect USA will be able to assist you in your immigration DNA test. Our customer care team can suggest the most appropriate test and explain how the test needs to be done in order to conform to the requirements of  the immigration authorities. We recommend that you contact us or request a free call back to discuss you personal testing needs.


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