Venezuela’s 2007 constitutional reform referendum: Audits

For this referendum the CNE, along with the members of the political parties, the observers and technicians, carried out no less than 13 audits to the voting system. These included an:

  • An engineering test.
  • A hardware and software check up.
  • A transmission evaluation.
  • An electoral drill.
  • A ‘zero error’ audit.
  • A closing auditing performed on over 54.37% of the machines (after the elections).
  • Auditing on 1% of the machines once they were back in central storage.