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Since 2004, IDTO continues to provide trusted and accepted DNA testing and sample collection services locally to thousands of New York and New Jersey residents and, to families throughout the United States and around the world. We take great pride in helping immigrant families provide the additional evidence they need toward acquiring a visa or passport.

If you are in need of DNA relationship testing services in a city near you please contact our office today at 877-680-5800 or 347-735-5490 to get started.

How to get started:

USCIS  often time suggests some immigrant families provide secondary proof of a claimed biological relationship when the primary evidence submitted is not sufficient. One of the options provided in the I 130 Additional Request for Evidence letter is voluntary DNA testing. Immigration Paternity testing is the most effective option to prove a biological relationship between two or more family members and can greatly help with expediting the Immigration Approval process. 

It is important to note, Although performing a DNA test goes a long way toward providing proof of a biological relationship.  Performing a biological relationship test does not guarantee immigration will accept your application and issue a visa. 

In order to get started with your Immigration paternity test process today. All you have to do is contact our office at 877-680-5800 or 347-735-5490 and allow one of our knowledgeable parentage relationship consultants the opportunity to assist you with an appointment and questions.

DNA Testing For USCIS Immigration Procedure

Step 1

First, The petitioner will receive a letter or email from United States Immigration Services (USCIS),  Embassy, or Passport Agency requesting your family to provide additional secondary to prove a biological relationship.

Step 2

After receipt of your request letter, You may contact our office to learn about Relationship Testing and sample collection services at 877-680-5800.

All Parentage tests for USCIS evidence submission purposes are under the strict direction of our partner AABB Accredited Laboratory to ensure the proper legal chain of custody testing is performed. To learn more about our relationship testing services please call 877-680-5800.

Step 3

Once your samples are collected and arrive at the lab. The laboratory will ship a DNA sample collection kit to the Embassy in your country on your family’s behalf.

Step 4

Embassies are responsible for coordinating DNA sample collections abroad.

Step 5

After your family members’ samples are collected, they will be shipped back to the AABB Accredited Laboratory.

Step 6

Once all samples arrive at the laboratory they will be analyzed and a copy of the completed relationship result will be sent to the requesting USCIS office. A copy will be mailed out to the petitioner.

Types of Relationship Tests requested by Immigration:

When your family is given the option to provide proof of a biological relationship for two or more of your family members by immigration. There are only two types of DNA Tests your family can expect to perform. 

1. Paternity Test 

2. Maternity Test

If your family situation does not fall under any of the above mention options. It is important for you to discuss this with immigration to allow you to provide another form of biological proof by performing a Siblingship Test or an Avuncular DNA Test (very rare).

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DNA testing for Passport purposes

The process is similar to the U.S. Embassy and USCIS’s request for evidence to provide proof of a biological relationship with two or more family members. In order to submit a biological relationship test result to a Passport Agency, your family must have received a letter from the Passport Agency requesting a Genetic test.

Once you receive your letter from the Passport Agency just contact our office today at 877-680-5800 or 347-735-5490. Remember, we are here to help!

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