Wikidata:Requests for comment/Defining oversighters
|An editor has requested the community to provide input on "Defining oversighters" via the Requests for comment (RFC) process. This is the discussion page regarding the issue.
If you have an opinion regarding this issue, feel free to comment below. Thank you!
This request for comment is intended to determine the local matters regarding access and removal of the oversight permission, as well as other matters. The policy page will be updated once this RfC concludes. See here for a technical description of this permission.
- 1 Policy
- 2 Access
- 3 Minimal number of holders
- 4 Maximal number of holders
- 5 Removal
- 6 Stewards
The oversight feature is approved for use in four cases:
Stewards can perform local oversighting in emergencies, during crosswiki oversighting, or if there are no local oversighters available.
Shall we adopt the Oversight policy as drafted above?
- The global policy requires at least 25 supporting votes for successful candidates. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age, at the age of majority in their jurisdiction, and identified to the Wikimedia Foundation to be granted access.
Voting: support percentage
Bureaucrats evaluate requests
Voting time (1)
Voting time (2)
Minimal number of holders
- The global policy requires at least 2 local oversighters or none at all