This page will provide you with all the information you need if you want to become a delegate for the 2016/17 leadership election. As a reminder, during the 2015 Annual General Meeting, the next leader of the party will be elected by delegates. Delegates are elected from each of the 87 constituency associations.

How to become a delegate

Step 1 – Ensure you are a member of the party. Click here to purchase a membership or contact us if you believe you are already a member. You must be a member at least 14 days before the Delegate Selection Meeting.

Step 2 – Submit your name to the Deputy Returning Officer (DRO) in your constituency association no later than noon, 7 days before the Delegate Selection Meeting.

To find out when your constituency is having its Delegate Selection Meeting or to contact your constituency’s DRO, please click here. If you do not see your constituency in the list, that is because your Delegate Selection Meeting has not yet been scheduled. Please continue to refer back to this page on a regular basis for more information or contact your constituency association for more information.

To become a delegate, you must be a member at least 14 days before the Delegate Selection Meeting and submit your name to your constituency association’s DRO no later than noon, 7 days before the meeting.