|Definition||:||Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail|
|Category||:||Governmental » Standards|
What does VVPAT mean?
Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) is an add-on system attached to the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) that allows the voters to verify that their vote was cast correctly, and to provide a means to audit the stored electronic results in the Electronic Voting Machine. During each vote, the printer in the VVPAT provides the voter with a receipt that allows the voter to verify his/her vote. The receipt contains the name of the candidate for whom the vote has been cast and the election symbol of the candidate.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What is the full form of VVPAT?
The full form of VVPAT is Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail