Our DNA Tests

Identilab offers Australia’s most reliable DNA testing for legal purposes including family law & immigration requirements, in addition to at home tests.

We have at home DNA test kits where you collect the samples yourself, or legal DNA testing options where you have your samples collected by a medical professional.

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At home
paternity test
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Legally admissible
paternity test
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DNA test
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DNA test
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Deceased DNA test
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DNA test
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DNA test
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At home
maternity test
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Legally admissible
maternity test


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Why Your DNA Test Should Be Conducted in Australia

At Identilab, we pride ourselves on the fact that we are 100% Australian owned and operated. So why is this essential to the ethos of our business and how does it benefit you?
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Case study – DNA sample collection in Yemen

On the 14th of June, 2019, Identilab was engaged to undertake DNA testing for immigration purposes by Mohammad, who lives in Perth, and his parents, who live in Yemen. Mohammad needed this testing done to provide evidence of a biological relationship between him and his parents to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal.
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DNA testing for visa and citizenship applicants

The Department of Home Affairs and the Administrative Appeals Tribunal are asking for DNA evidence to prove a biological relationship between two or more people in an increasing number of visa and citizenship applications.
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DNA Testing for Surrogacy Families

Identilab is proud to be the exclusive provider of DNA testing services for Growing Families, an advocacy group bringing together intended parents, surrogates, and experts.
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Father Only DNA Testing in Australia

Identilab offers DNA testing to confirm a biological relationship between a father and child only - however we highly recommend including both parents in any parentage test - read on to find out why.
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Mouth Swabs versus Blood Samples for DNA Testing

A lot of people are surprised (and often relieved) to discover that we don't routinely use blood samples for our parentage and kinship tests. Instead, we use swabs from inside the mouth that are then transferred to archival paper. Here's why...
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DNA Dictionary

There are lots of words used in DNA testing that you might not have heard of before, so we've put together a DNA dictionary to help!
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