Jim McMahon

Shadow Minister (Levelling Up, Housing, Communities and Local Government)

Labour/Co-operative MP for Oldham West and Royton


About your Member of Parliament

Your MP (Jim McMahon) represents you, and all of the people who live in Oldham West and Royton, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Oldham West and Royton

Entered the House of Commons on 4 December 2015 — Byelection

Party was Labour until 3 May 2017

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Topics of interest

Jim McMahon campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Education
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Waste Disposal: Greater London
  • Rolling Stock: Procurement
  • Water: Greater London
  • Water: Sewage
  • Local Government Finance

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Levelling Up, Housing, Communities and Local Government) (since 28 Nov 2023)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (29 Nov 2021 to 4 Sep 2023)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport ( 6 Apr 2020 to 29 Nov 2021)
  • Shadow Minister (Housing, Communities and Local Government) (Devolution) ( 9 Jan 2018 to 6 Apr 2020)
  • Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (Devolution) ( 9 Oct 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee ( 7 Mar 2016 to 31 Oct 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Last updated: 18 Mar 2024.

8. Miscellaneous
From 1 May 2018, Member of the Co-operative Party National Executive Committee. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 21 May 2018)

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