Future elections

Future elections will be taking place as follows:

Election date Election type
2 May 2019 Local Government election* 
7 May 2020 Local Government election**, Salford City Mayor election and election of Mayor for Greater Manchester+

*Local Government elections involve electing a third of Salford Councillors (20 - one Councillor for each of the 20 Wards in Salford) at each election

**The 2020 Local Government elections will be ‘all out’ elections where all 60 councillor seats will be up for election due to a review of ward boundaries having been undertaken in 2018/19

+The next Greater Manchester Mayor election will then be in May 2020 (to align with the former Police and Crime Commissioner timetable) and every four years after that.

See our types of elections page for more details.

This page was last updated on 21 June 2018