"The independence of the election administration body is further guaranteed by a transparent, sufficient and independent budget provided from government resources."
DocumentNorwegian Helsinki Committee: Manual on Human Rights Monitoring: An Introduction for Human Rights Field Officers, p. 10
- The state should establish an independent and impartial election body.
- Sufficient funding and resources should be provided for the conduct of the electoral process, free from interference from any other electoral stakeholders.
- The composition of the election commission can vary, but the principles of independence and impartiality should be upheld.