Oldham

  • Council Control: Min Lab
  • Conservatives 8
  • Labour 27
  • Liberal Democrats 9
  • Green 0
  • Other 18

Oldham Group 6, Failsworth Independent Party 2, Independent group 2, Independent 2, Oldham Group 2, Oldham Independents 2, Royton Independents 2. North-east of Manchester, with a textile industry history. Also includes Saddleworth, historically part of Yorkshire.

Shoab Akhtar (Werneth) moved from Labour to Independent in April 2024. Aftab Hussain (St Mary’s) moved from Independent to Labour in January 2024.

Next local elections
2026

Election cycle
Thirds

Local authority type
Metrop

Address
West Street, Oldham OL1 1UG

Phone
0161 911 3000

Website
http://www.oldham.gov.uk/

Council Tax (Band D)
£2331.35