THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION MANDATE
Electoral Commission was set up under Article 60 of the 1995
Constitution of The Republic of Uganda.
covering The Commissions establishment and mandate can be
accessed in Articles 60 to 67 inclusive.
functions of the EC are outlined under Article 61 of the 1995
Constitution of the Republic of Uganda as follows;
(a) To ensure that regular, free and fair elections are held;
(b) To organize, conduct and supervise elections and referenda
in accordance with the Constitution;
Mission: "To organise and conduct regular free and fair
elections and referenda professionally, impartially, and
Vision: "To be a model Institution and center of excellence
in election management”
Goal: “To promote participatory democracy and good
governance for the country’s prosperity.”