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U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

142 Old Hope Road. Kingston, Jm 


What will I need to do start the Immigration DNA Testing process for Jamaica?

In order to begin the DNA Testing process for immigration purposes in Jamaica. Your family must have received or have been personally handed a Request for Evidence letter from an embassy official or from a United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) office.

  • Upon receipt of the letter please contact DTC NYC DNA Centre and coordinate an appointment.
  • Once your appointment has been and you arrive at the office to have your samples collected. Your assigned DNA Immigration Expert will oversee the process of your family’s  DNA Kit gets shipped to the embassy.
  • After all  DNA samples are collected and are received by our lab. It will take 2-3 business days to be completed and you will receive a call from your assigned DNA Immigration Expert to confirm the shipment of your results to immigration and a copy to your home, office or anywhere you deem private.


All DNA Tests are performed by an AABB Accredited Laboratory and a New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH).

How long will this process take for Jamaica? 

The process can take anywhere between 6-8 weeks on average. Please contact our office at 646-383-9778 to get more details as it pertains to your family’s situation.

How much does it cost to do DNA Test for Immigration purposes?

A cost of an Immigration DNA Test will vary based on how many people are involved with the DNA Test and where all parties involved with the DNA Test currently live. Prices start at $625.00. Please contact our office at 646-383-9778 to get more details on discounts as it pertains to your family’s situation.

Does DTC perform non-immigration Paternity Tests in Jamaica?

Yes. But we offer Home DNA Test Kits to families who are in need this option. This option allows families the opportunity to collect their own samples and mail the samples back to our lab. If you are in need of legal paternity test. Please seek a local DNA Testing in Jamaica to help you remain compliant with your country’s Legal DNA Paternity Testing Process