Heywood & Middleton By-Election 2014

A by-election on Thursday 9 October has been called following the death of Jim Dobbin MP.

If you live in the following wards you'll be able to vote in this election.


The deadline for proxy applications is 5pm on Wednesday 24 September.

Postal votes will be despatched from the town hall on Wednesday 1 October and if electors haven’t received their postal pack by Friday 3 October, they can request a replacement. Postal packs must be returned by 10pm on election day and can be returned to Rochdale Town Hall or any polling station within the ward.

PartyNo. of CandidatesNo. of Pitches SubmittedPercentage
Labour 1 1 100%
Conservative 1 1 100%
UKIP 1 1 100%
Green 1 1 100%
Liberal Democrat 1 0 0%

How To Vote

In the UK there are three different ways you can vote:

You can find out how to vote on The Electoral Commission web site


Electoral Registration Office:

Elections Team
Governance and Committee Services
Floor 2
Number One Riverside
Smith Street
OL16 1XU

If you have any questions, call 0300 303 0345 or email

Heywood & Middleton By-Election 2014