Vision, Mission and Values


To be a pre-eminent leader in electoral democracy.


The Electoral Commission is an independent constitutional body which manages free and fair elections of legislative bodies and institutions through the participation of citizens, political parties and civil society in deepening electoral democracy.


To enable the Electoral Commission to serve the needs of stakeholders, including the electorate, political parties, the media and permanent and temporary staff, the organisation subscribes to the following organisational values:

  1. Impartiality
  2. Integrity
  3. Accountability
  4. Transparency
  5. Participation
  6. Responsiveness
  7. Respect

Download our Vision 2018 document (PDF - 440 KB) for more details.