Bula Vinaka and Welcome to the Fijian Elections Office Website

Our Vision Statement

Our vision is to be recognised as a leader in establishing best practice in the conduct of elections.

Our Mission Statement

Our mission is the professional and independent conduct of credible elections that enables every Fijian to participate in Fiji’s democratic process.

Core Rights, Principles and Values

The Right to Vote. Every Fijian citizen over the age of eighteen has the right to vote.

One person, One vote, One value. Every voter has one vote, with each vote being equal.

Secrecy of the Ballot. Every voter has the right to vote by secret ballot.

A Single National Register of Voters. Every registered voter shall be listed on a single National Register of Voters.

Honesty, Integrity and Transparency. The Fijian Elections Office values honesty, integrity and transparency in all its transactions.

Independence. The Fijian Elections Office is an independent body that operates without fear or favour.

Professionalism. The Fijian Elections Office is a professional body that adheres to the highest standards of conduct and practice.

Impartiality. The Fijian Elections Office is an impartial body that shows no preference – in either speech or action – for any individual candidate or political party.