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Labour Leadership Contest

Do you want to have a say in who becomes the next leader of the Labour Party? As a member of GMB you’re entitled to vote in the contest, but you have to register first. Becoming an affiliated supporter doesn’t mean joining the Labour Party, and it’s absolutely free.

All GMB members who register as affiliated supporters before 12pm on the 12 August can vote. Ballots will be sent out on 14 August by post and you can also vote online too. All votes need to be received by 10 September.


Politics is too important to leave just to the politicians. As a GMB member, you have the right to choose the next leader of the Labour Party, but you have to register. It’s free and as easy as filling in this form to become an affiliated supporter. Have a voice. Get a vote. Fill it in.”

-Paul Kenny, GMB General Secretary


If you would like to become an affiliated supporter and have a say you can complete an online form at Alternatively, you’re local GMB Representative will have paper copies of the form that you can fill in and return to them; you can also request copies from GMB Milton Keynes City Branch by emailing

Posted: 28th July 2015

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