"Efficiency and impartiality are qualities by which the electoral commission will be judged by the public."
DocumentCommonwealth Secretariat: Organising Free and Fair Elections at Cost-Effective Levels, p. 43
- Election management bodies should be impartial and should not discriminate in the performance of their public function.
- The state should establish an independent and impartial election body.
- The composition of the election commission can vary, but the principles of independence and impartiality should be upheld.