Usually, people go for legal testing as proof of paternity. Judicial testing is also used to provide child support, name on the birth certificate, etc. A paternity test is also used by people who have an issue regarding paternity and other alleged relationship.
– DNA samples are collected with a proper protocol. The sampler includes the person who collects the sample and the one who witnesses the sample collection.
– The required documents are two passport photos. ID documents that prove the location of the country in which the sampling is taking place.
A DNA test can be ordered for several reasons like to determine genetic similarities or to check for genetic abnormalities, genetic mutations, etc. A legal DNA test is recommended because the result of a legal test can be used in the court of law, for issues regarding child custody, child support, and other situations.