Newham Mayoral Selection 2018
The NEC has agreed the timetable and procedure for the selection of our candidate to stand in the election to be directly-elected Mayor of Newham on Thursday 2 May.
To take part in the process you will need to have been a member for six months prior to the freeze date of 1 January 2017 (the same freeze date as the local government selections) and not in arrears.
All members will receive a letter in the next few days setting out their eligibility to take part in the selection process.
This will be an online ballot. All eligible members will receive details on how to vote securely via the internet.
The online ballot will open on 1 March 2018 and close at 12pm on 16 March 2018.
Further details of hustings events will be announced shortly.
Standing to be candidate for Mayor:
Applications are now being accepted by those eligible members who are interested in standing for selection.
To be eligible to stand you will been a member of the party for 12 months on the date of the freeze date of 1 January 2017.
For a copy of the application pack please replay to this email on Newham2018@labour.org.uk.
The application form must be requested by Friday 16 February at 12pm and returned to Regional Office by 12pm on Monday 19 February.
Applicants should be available for interview in Central London on Tuesday 20 February.
With best wishes,
Acting Regional Director
Greater London Labour Party