Local Election results 6 May 2021

Results
  1. An Election is to be held for the Mayor of the Greater Manchester Combined Authority
  2. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Combined Authority Returning Officer, The Performance Space, Central Library, Manchester, M60 2LA on any working day after the date of publication of this notice, between the hours of 10am and 4pm but by no later than 4pm on Thursday 8 April 2021.
  3. Nomination papers may be obtained from the above place, during the times stated above.
  4. If the election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday 6 May 2021.
  5. A candidate’s deposit of £5,000 may only be made by the deposit of legal tender, by means of a banker’s draft or by means of Faster Payments / Same Day Bank Payment, at the place and within the time for delivery of nomination papers. No other method of making a deposit is available.
  6. Applications to be included in the register of electors must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer (see contact details below) by 12 midnight on Monday 19 April 2021, if they are to be effective for the election. Applications can be made either directly to the relevant Electoral Registration Officer or online at: https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.
  7. Applications and notices in respect of postal voting, and those in respect of changes to existing proxy voting arrangements (except insofar as changes may be made on coronavirus grounds), must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Tuesday 20 April 2021, if they are to be effective for the election.
  8. New applications to vote by proxy (except those applied for on relevant emergency grounds or coronavirus grounds) must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021, if they are to be effective for the election.
  9. Applications to vote by proxy on relevant emergency grounds (disability occurring after 5 pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021; grounds relating to the applicant’s occupation, service or employment, where the applicant became aware of those grounds after 5 pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021; or detention under civil powers as a mental health patient) must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5 pm on Thursday 6 May 2021, if they are to be effective for the election.
  10. All applications to vote by proxy, or to alter existing proxy arrangements by changing the person who is appointed as a proxy, on coronavirus grounds (including where a person is self-isolating due to having coronavirus or being at risk of having it, where a person is shielding, or where a person who has already been appointed as an applicant’s proxy is similarly affected by coronavirus) must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5:00 pm on Thursday 6 May 2021, if they are to be effective for the election.
  11. Any candidate wishing to have their election address included in the election booklet will need to have submitted their election address to the Combined Authority Returning Officer by no later than 4pm on Thursday 8 April 2021. Candidates will need to pay a contribution towards the cost of printing the booklet which has been set at £5,000. This must be paid by the deadline for delivery of nominations.
Electoral Registration Officer contact details

Constituent council

Address

Contact details

Bolton MBC

The Elections Team

Bolton Council

Howell Croft North

Bolton

BL1 1QY

Email

elections@bolton.gov.uk

 

Tel: 01204 338 024

Bury MBC

Electoral Services

Town Hall

Knowsley Street

Bury

BL9 0SW

Email

electionservices@bury.gov.uk

 

Tel: 0161 253 5252

Manchester City Council

Electoral Services Unit

Manchester Town Hall Extension

Manchester

M60 2LA

Email

esu@manchester.gov.uk

 

Tel: 0161 234 1212

Oldham MBC

Elections Office

Oldham Council

West Street

Oldham

OL1 1UL

Email

election@oldham.gov.uk

 

Tel: 0161 770 4718

Rochdale MBC

Elections Office

Floor 2

Number One Riverside

Smith Street

Rochdale

OL16 1XU

Email

elections@rochdale.gov.uk

 

Tel: 0300 303 0345

Salford City Council

Electoral Services Team

Salford Civic Centre

Chorley Road

Swinton

M27 5DA

Email

elections@salford.gov.uk

 

Tel: 0161 793 2500

Stockport MBC

Electoral Services

Room 132

Town Hall

Edward Street

Stockport

SK1 3XE

Email

elections.office@stockport.gov.uk

 

Tel: 0161 217 6026

Tameside MBC

Democratic Services

Dukinfield Town Hall

King Street

Dukinfield

Tameside

SK16 4LA

Email

elections@tameside.gov.uk

 

Tel: 0161 342 8355

Trafford MBC

Electoral Services Department

Trafford Town Hall

Talbot Road

Stretford

Manchester

M32 0TH

Email

elections@trafford.gov.uk

 

Tel: 0800 0234 206

Wigan MBC

Resources

Wigan Council

Wigan New Town Hall

Library Street

Wigan

WN1 1YN

Email

elections@wigan.gov.uk

 

Tel: 01942 827 168

 

Dated: Monday 29 March 2021                                              

Eamonn Boylan                                                          

Combined Authority Returning Officer