Regional Policy

Policy is passed by our twice-yearly Regional Conference, normally held each February and October. Motions to conference can be submitted by any five members in the region, a recognised party AO, or from the regional policy committee.

Autumn 2023:

  • ✔ HS2 - here
  • ✔ Trams and Light Rail - here

Spring 2023:

  • ✔ The Degradation of Health and Social Care Services in England - here
  • ✔ Green Energy, Coastal Defence and Levelling up - here

Autumn 2022:

Spring 2022

  • ✔ Fair Game Campaign
  • ✔ Rural Housing, Second Homes and Holiday Homes.
  • both these motions can be downloaded here

Autumn 2021:

Spring 2021:

  • No policy motions were passed at this conference.

Autumn 2020:

  • ✔ Defending and Advancing Local Democracy
  • ✔ Beveridge 2.0. A Brighter Future for Health and Social Care
  • Both these motions are here with a third motion which was referred back to RPC.

Spring 2020:

  • ✔ Acceptance from an Early Age - teaching tolerance in primary schools - here
  • ✔ Capitalization of Successes - towards a Carbon Neutral North West - here
  • ✔ Tackling the Climate Emergency in the North West - here

Autumn 2019:

  • ✔ Implementing A Fairer Deal. Passed with one amendment. - here
  • ✔ Regional Travel Card. - here

Autumn 2018:

  • ✔ Brexit
  • ✔ Keep Pride in the Village
  • both these motions can be downloaded here

Spring 2018:

  • ✔ The Leasehold Scandal
  • ✔ Lifting Pensioners Out Of Poverty.
  • both these motions can be downloaded here

Autumn 2017:

  • ✔ Delivering the Northern Powerhouse
  • ✔ Energy in the North West
  • both these motions can be downloaded here

Spring 2017:

  • ✔ One Member One Vote (constitutional amendment) - here

Autumn 2016:

  • ✔ Developing local social and affordable housing strategies - here
  • ✔ EU / Brexit - here

Spring 2016:

  • ✔ North West State Party
  • ✔ Prep
  • both these motions can be downloaded here

Autumn 2015:

  • ✔ Fair Devolution for the North West of England - here

Spring 2015:

  • No policy motions were passed at this pre-election conference.

Autumn 2014:

  • ✔ Devolution - here
  • ✔ Cheshire Radio - here
  • ✔ Young Carers - here

Spring 2014:

  • No policy motions were passed at this conference.

Autumn 2013:

  • ✔ Privatisation of Royal Mail
  • ✔ Public Services Mutuals
  • ✔ Federalism
  • all three of these motions can be downloaded here

Spring 2013:

  • No policy motions were passed at this conference.

Autumn 2012:

  • ✔ Accountability of the Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted)
  • ✔ Filling the Energy Gap
  • ✔ Better Representation without Lords Reform
  • all three of these motions can be downloaded here

This page details existing policy. To find out more about putting policy forward to Regional Conference see this page.