Mayor of the Liverpool City Region

Steve Rotheram re-elected for second term

The Mayor of the Liverpool City Region represents around 1.6m people across six local council areas - constituent members of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority - Halton, Knowsley, Liverpool, St Helens, Sefton, and Wirral.

The Mayor of the Liverpool City Region should not be confused with the Mayor of Liverpool.

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Mayoral results scoreboard

First round results

Winner, Steve Rotheram, Labour

Counting complete

  1. Labour, Steve Rotheram

    • 1st preference total votes 198,736
    • 1st preference share 58.3%
  2. Conservative, Jade Marsden

    • 1st preference total votes 66,702
    • 1st preference share 19.6%
  3. Green, Gary Cargill

    • 1st preference total votes 40,211
    • 1st preference share 11.8%
  4. Liberal Democrat, David Newman

    • 1st preference total votes 35,049
    • 1st preference share 10.3%

Second preference votes are only used to elect the mayor if no candidate receives more than 50% of the vote. The top two candidates then receive the second preference votes from their eliminated opponents.


Registered voters1,154,692


Change since 2017+3.60

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