Accreditations – An Assurance Of Quality
NorthGene is accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) to the quality and technical standard of BS EN/ISO17025:2005 for its paternity, maternity, sibling and family relationship testing. NorthGene is also registered with the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) to perform legal and immigration DNA Testing to be used in the family law courts. Our UK laboratories are regularly visited and inspected by UKAS providing you with peace of mind in the accuracy and reliability of your results.
NorthGene has been accredited by the Ministry of Justice as a body that may carry out parentage tests directed by the civil courts in England and Wales under section 20 of the Family Law Reform Act 1969.
NorthGene is committed to providing an exceptional high quality service throughout our testing portfolio and our ISO standard accreditation and inclusion on the Ministry of Justice list of accredited laboratories are testament to this. A strict chain of custody is followed throughout the sample taking and testing processes to ensure confidentiality and accurate results at all times.