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Mayor of Greater Manchester

This election will be held on Thursday 6 May 2021.

The official candidate list has not yet been published. However, we expect at least 5 candidates to stand in the Greater Manchester area. You can help improve this page: add information about candidates to our database.

The official candidate list should be published on 8 April 2021.

The Mayor of Greater Manchester helps direct the overall strategy of the ten councils who make up the Greater Manchester Combined Authority. Working with the leaders of the ten councils, the Mayor has responsibility for areas such as transport, housing, and police and fire services.

Find out more about the Greater Manchester Combined Authority at the GM Elects website.

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