The voter register and its maintenance must be conducted with complete transparency.
- The preparation and conduct of elections and the announcement of results shall be done in a transparent manner.
- The international standard for voter registration is that the register must be comprehensive, inclusive, accurate and up to date, and the process must be fully transparent.
- The minimum standard for voter registration and maintenance of registers is that there be full and compete transparency in the process.
- ...[C]ommon problems associated with voter registration: [include] (4) failure to assure transparency in the registration process.