Election Obligations & Standards Database
"Reasonable restrictions for persons wishing to become candidates must not unjustly discriminate, and may include a residency requirement in the country for a certain period of time before the elections..."
Norwegian Helsinki Committee: Manual on Human Rights Monitoring: An Introduction for Human Rights Field Officers
, p. 12
Manual on Human Rights Monitoring: An Introduction for Human Rights Field Officers
Limits on individuals wishing to run for office may only be based on objective and reasonable criteria, including residency.