How much does a “dadchecksilver” test cost?

The prices for dadchecksilver DNA tests are as follows.

Service 1: a) £145 for alleged father, child and mother, 4 day turnaround*.

Service 1: b) £185 for alleged father, child and mother, 2 day turnaround*.

Service 2: a) £215 alleged father, mother and two children, 4 day turnaround.

Service 2: b) £255 alleged father, mother and two children, 2 day turnaround.

Service 3: a) £285 alleged father, mother and three children, 4 day turnaround.

Service 3: b) £325 alleged father, mother and three children, 2 day turnaround.

Service 4: a) £215 two alleged fathers, one child and mother, 4 day turnaround.

Service 4: b) £255 two alleged fathers, one child and mother, 2 day turnaround.

Service 5: £145 for child 1 and child 2.

Service 6: £145 for child 1, child 2 and mother.

Service 7: £215 for child 1, child 2, mother 1 and mother 2.

Service 8: £145 for child and one grand-parent.

Service 9: £145 for child, mother and one grand-parent.

Service 10: £215 for child, mother and both grand-parents.

Service 11: £145 for child, mother and paternal uncle/aunt.

Service 12: £145 for child and paternal uncle/aunt.

Service 13: £349 alleged father, mother and child (paternity test suitable for legal purposes)**.

Service 14: £467 alleged father, mother and two children (paternity test suitable for legal purposes)**.

Service 15: £585 alleged father, mother and three children (paternity test suitable for legal purposes)**.

Service 16: £349 for alleged mother, child and father (paternity or maternity test for immigration)**.

Service 17: £499 alleged mother, father and two children (paternity or maternity test for immigration)**.

Service 18: £649 alleged mother, father and three children (paternity or maternity test for immigration)**.

Please note, services 13 to 18 are for legal (accredited) paternity tests, for immigration (paternity and maternity) and for surrogacy cases.

* Quoted turnaround times are approximate

** Extra postage/courier charges may apply. Independent 3rd parties may charge a sampling fee.

For personal information tests, the price includes the kit(s) (swabs, consent forms, return postage paid envelope(s), the laboratory testing, the reporting and any telephone support that may be required.

We strongly recommend that the mother of the child is involved in any paternity testing process and there is no reduction in the price if the mother is not tested. Further donors (e.g. additional children) can be tested for £70 each.

Some people will require an extra kit or an extra report (to another address). There will be an additional charge of £12.50 for any replacement kits or reports.

For tests suitable for legal purposes, the price includes the kit(s) (swabs, consent forms, return postage paid envelope(s)), co-ordination with the sampler, the laboratory testing, reporting of the results in the format required for the legal purpose and any support that may be required.

Unlike with personal information tests, the mother of the child must be involved in any DNA testing process. Further donors (usually additional children) can be tested for £118 each.