Code of Conduct for the Ethical and Professional Administration of Elections

About this Standards & Guidance

Sources of guidance

  • Inter-Government

Guidance Type

  • Detailed guidance

Date Added

  • 15th October 2013

This Code of Conduct was published by the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) in 1997. It aims to assist election administrators by providing general guidelines for their work. The report has two parts: part one contains a summary of the purpose, functions, objectives and fundamental ethical principles of election administration; and part two contains detailed guidelines.