"In a free and fair election, an independent and impartially administered electoral process is essential."
DocumentIPU: Free and Fair Elections: International Law and Practice, p. 120
- 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.