About AlphaBiolabs

DNA, drug, alcohol and health testing you can trust

Who we are

Established in 2004, and headquartered in Warrington, Cheshire, we are the UK’s leading laboratory offering DNA, drug, alcohol, and health testing.

Our customer base spans the public, family & immigration solicitors, social services, businesses, academic institutions, and even the media.

We employ some of the foremost scientists in their fields of expertise, and have invested heavily in our UK laboratory, enabling us to test the widest variety of samples including cheek cell DNA, urine, oral fluid, hair, nails, blood and other biological samples.

We also operate a UK-wide network of walk-in centres and specially trained clinicians, making it easy to arrange a sample collection appointment at a time to suit you.

All legal and social work professionals can also benefit from FREE sample collections at any of our walk-in centres for legally-instructed DNA, drug and alcohol tests.

Who we work with

  • Members of the public
  • Family law solicitors & immigration solicitors
  • Social workers & local authorities
  • Businesses of all sizes & across all sectors
  • Healthcare providers & occupational health services
  • Pharmacies & clinics

You’re in expert hands

We continuously strive to enhance our services for the benefit of our customers, clients, and partners.

Our commitment to remaining at the forefront of our industry is what sets us apart, instilling confidence and ensuring our customers always receive the highest possible standard of service.

Our accreditations and certifications include:

UKAS ISO 17025

The internationally-recognised standard for Testing & Calibration Laboratories. A full list of our accredited processes can be found here on our most up-to-date scope of accreditation

We are the only UK laboratory to hold ISO 17025 accreditation for non-invasive prenatal paternity (NIPP) testing.


The internationally-recognised standard for the quality management of businesses

Ministry of Justice

Ministry of Justice

We are accredited by the Ministry of Justice to carry out DNA relationship tests, as directed by the civil courts in England and Wales under Section 21 of the Family Law Reform Act (1969)

Society of Hair Testing

Society of Hair Testing

We are members of the Society of Hair Testing. As such, we carry out all hair analysis in accordance with the agreed standards and best practice guidelines of this international scientific body.

Explore our services

Testing for the public

Award-winning services including DNA, drug, alcohol and health testing, as well as testing for official matters.

Testing for legal sector

Court-approved DNA, drug and alcohol testing for solicitors, social workers, and local authorities.

Testing for the workplace

Fully-accredited and bespoke drug, alcohol and health testing solutions for UK businesses.

Partnership programme

Looking for professional testing support? Become an AlphaBiolabs partner today.