Election Obligations & Standards Database
"The general rules on the funding of political parties and electoral campaigns must be applied to both public and private funding. "
CoE (Venice Commission): Code of Good Practice on Referendums
, para. II.3.4.a
Code of Good Practice on Referendums
Where legislation allows for public funding, private funding, or a mix of the two, legislation should ensure that all political parties and candidates are treated equitably with respect to campaign finance and expenditures.