Election Management

The Electoral Commission is committed to delivering free and fair elections as mandated under Article 61 of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda (1995). 

In order to carry out its functions, the Commission came up with a number of departments to help it achieve its role and among them is Election Management Department. The Department is spearheaded by a Head of Department and consists of various sections, which include the following;

1. Statistical Section 
This office is responsible for the maintenance of database on the following: 
• Nomination of candidates
• Election programs
• Election results
• Election budgets
• By elections
• Administrative units
• Compilation of Electoral Commission budget. 

2. Registry Section
This office is responsible for maintaining all documents used during elections and these include: 
• Nomination forms
• Tally Sheets
• Declaration of result form
• Transmission of result form

All the above sections are co-ordinated by a senior election officer for hamonising departmental programmes and activities.