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About: GMB & Politics

GMB & Politics

GMB is a founder member of the Labour Party and is its third largest affiliate.

Since the 28th February 1900, GMB has been active at all levels of the Party including ward, constituency, local authority district, regional, national and European level. Tens of thousands of GMB members are also members of the Labour Party, and thousands of these GMB members represent GMB in the constituency bodies of the Party. There are over 2,000 GMB members who are Labour Party local councillors. More

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GMB National & Regional Political Officers

GMB National & Regional Political Officers

We have a Political team which is based at National office and in each of the 9 GMB Regions there are Regional Political Officers. The RPO's provide the first point of contact for any members with political questions or queries. More

GMB Politicians

GMB Politicians

We are proud that so many GMB members have been elected as MP's, MSP's, MEP's and Assembly Members. More

GMB Labour Councillors Network

GMB Labour Councillors Network

Are you a GMB member and also an elected Labour Councillor? Then this is the place for you! Visit the GMB Councillors Network pages below for further information & updates. More

Join the Labour Party

Join the Labour Party

We want to see GMB values at the heart of the Labour Party. Thousands of GMB members across the country are Labour Party members too. More

GMB Political Fund

GMB Political Fund

GMB balloted all members with regards to the continuation of the political fund. The result was a fantastic yes. More