Family Law

Matchless efficiency, expert support and leading value

Cansford Laboratories is proud to offer the UK’s fastest drug and alcohol testing service – providing expert support and market-leading value.

As part of our ISO 17025-certified testing processes, our clients benefit from:

Unrivalled test speed:

99% of our test results are offered within 3 days of receipt – the fastest in the UK. We also provide test quotes over the phone, and can typically send our dedicated collectors to you within 48 hours – helping your team stay ahead of court-imposed time limits and navigate the challenges associated with testing reluctant donors.

World-class service:

Your case will be handled by your dedicated contact at Cansford, and we can provide scientific support over the telephone immediately, Monday to Friday. Our laboratory team strive to make our customers’ work easier wherever possible, providing test quotes over the phone, circulating quotes to all parties, and offering clear, concise test reports.

World-class service:

Your case will be handled by your dedicated contact at Cansford, and we can provide scientific support over the telephone immediately, Monday to Friday. Our laboratory team strive to make our customers’ work easier wherever possible, providing test quotes over the phone, circulating quotes to all parties, and offering clear, concise test reports.

Care:

We know that the result of the tests we perform have important, lasting effects for vulnerable individuals and families. Our experienced collections team are on-hand to make sample collection as quick and comfortable as possible, and our laboratory team is ready to offer expert analysis and answers to your questions throughout your case.

Market-leading value:

Integrity is everything to us. Our team is on hand to help you choose the most effective, relevant test for your case, every time. That’s why you can be sure you’re maximising your legal aid budget and passing on cost_savings to your clients.

Market-leading value:

Integrity is everything to us. Our team is on hand to help you choose the most effective, relevant test for your case, every time. That’s why you can be sure you’re maximising your legal aid budget and passing on cost-savings to your clients.

Reputation and experience:

Our team pioneered hair testing more than 25 years ago, and continue to invest in scientific research in order to improve standards across the testing sector. Our reputation for accuracy and expertise speaks for itself – and explains why many of our clients have trusted us to support their clients for decades.

The complete guide to hair drug and alcohol testing

Cansford are great. Sample collectors are always available for appointments at short notice. The quotations are always sent over within minutes of requesting them and the staff are really friendly and helpful. The reports are always easy to understand and very thorough.

Lucy McGowan

Haygarth Jones Solicitors

Our Services

Drug & alcohol testing

Best-in-class hair, blood, oral fluid and nail testing for drugs and alcohol

DNA testing

DNA testing via oral fluid (saliva) samples, including for immigration cases

Expert witness support

Our scientific expertise in written form, for your use in court

Who do we work with? More than....

Partners Worldwide

Organisations with thousands of employees

Family solicitors in the UK

Individuals UK wide

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Collecting quotes for drug, alcohol, or DNA Testing?

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029 2054 0567