PARLIAMENTARY DETAILS
Jim McMahon MP for Oldham West and Royton Constituency

Current MP Details

Jim McMahon MP photograph
Labour

Jim McMahon is the Labour (Co-op) MP for Oldham West and Royton, and has been an MP continually since 3 December 2015. He currently undertakes the role of Shadow Minister (Levelling Up, Housing, Communities and Local Government).

Elected Dec 2015
Elected 3 times

MP Contact Details

Parliamentary
House of Commons
London
SW1A 0AA
020 7219 3000
[email protected]
Constituency
Chadderton Town Hall
Middleton Road
Chadderton
Oldham
OL9 6PP
0161 652 8485
[email protected]

Constituency Election Results

Election Date
Event
Result
Electorate
Turnout
Majority
Election Date
12 Dec 2019
2019 General Election
Lab Hold
Electorate
72,999
Turnout
44,434 (61%)
Majority
11,127
Election Date
8 Jun 2017
2017 General Election
Lab Hold
Electorate
72,401
Turnout
45,788 (63%)
Majority
17,198
Election Date
3 Dec 2015
By-election
Lab Hold
Electorate
69,033
Turnout
27,706 (40%)
Majority
10,722
Election Date
7 May 2015
2015 General Election
Lab Hold
Electorate
71,652
Turnout
43,137 (60%)
Majority
14,738
Election Date
6 May 2010
2010 General Election
Lab Hold
Electorate
72,359
Turnout
42,910 (59%)
Majority
9,352

Constituency Map


MP History

Date
Event
Details
28 Nov 2023 to Now
Opposition Post
Shadow Minister (Levelling Up, Housing, Communities and Local Government)
29 Nov 2021 to 4 Sep 2023
Opposition Post
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
6 Apr 2020 to 29 Nov 2021
Opposition Post
Shadow Secretary of State for Transport
9 Jan 2018 to 6 Apr 2020
Opposition Post
Shadow Minister (Housing, Communities and Local Government) (Devolution)
9 Oct 2016 to 9 Jan 2018
Opposition Post
Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (Devolution)
7 Mar 2016 to 31 Oct 2016
Committee
Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee
3 Dec 2015 to Now
House
Commons
3 Dec 2015 to Now
Affiliation
Labour
3 Dec 2015 to Now
Representative
Oldham West and Royton
Notes

Rows highlighted in green indicates a currently held position.

MP Contributions

Date
Debate
Contributions
21 May 2024
High Speed Rail (Crewe - Manchester) Bill (Instruction) (No. 3)
1
16 May 2024
Relationships, Sex and Health Education: Statutory Guidance
1
16 May 2024
Business of the House
1
7 May 2024
Co-operative Sector
2
7 May 2024
War in Gaza
1
29 Apr 2024
Draft Combined Authorities (Finance) (Amendment) Regulations 2024
3
22 Apr 2024
Government Funding: Local Authorities
1
14 Mar 2024
Business of the House
1
13 Mar 2024
Draft Combined Authorities (Overview and Scrutiny Committees, Access to Information and Audit Committees) (Amendment) Regulations 2024
1
13 Mar 2024
5G Masts: Greater Manchester
7

Constituency Member History

Date
Member
Reason for Leaving
Details
3 Dec 2015
to Now
Jim McMahon
Labour
Current Member
Jim McMahon is the Labour (Co-op) MP for Oldham West and Royton, and has been an MP continually since 3 December 2015. He currently undertakes the role of Shadow Minister (Levelling Up, Housing, Communities and Local Government).
18 Jun 1970
to 21 Oct 2015
Mr Michael Meacher
Labour
Death
Mr Michael Meacher died in service 21st October 2015, as the Labour MP for Oldham West and Royton.

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