Elections

Current Political Make Up for Halton

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The Council votes by thirds, this means that a third of our 54​ councillors are elected every year over a four-year cycle (with no elections in the fourth year). Elections are usually held on the first Thursday in May.

PartyCouncillors
​​Labour48​
​Liberal Democrats
3
​Conservatives
2
​Green
1

By-Elections​

A By-Election is usually held to fill a casual vacancy, this occurs on either the death or resignation of a Councillor. An election would not be held if that Councillor was due to retire within six months.

Hale Parish Council By-Election

Cheshire ​Police and Crime Commissioner Elections​

Combined Authority Mayor for the Liverpool City Region election

​Parliamentary Elections

There are two Members of Parliament in Halton.  The UK Parliament is elected for a maximum period of five years.  Parliamentary election data is available from the electoral commission