"The electoral law should set out an exclusive venue for filing complaints and appeals regarding the accuracy of the voter register or, where applicable, the electoral cards. The complaints procedure should be designed so that courts are not unnecessarily burdened with minor disputes."
DocumentOSCE (ODIHR): Resolving Election Disputes in the OSCE Area: Towards a Standard Election Dispute Monitoring System, para. II.E.27
- The timeline for filing complaints arising from the voter registration period may be limited directly before the election to allow for the finalization of voter registers.
- Remedy procedures should be clearly stated in law and pursuit of these procedures should be allowed within a reasonable limit of time.