Welcome to BTPA

The fifteen members of the British Transport Police Authority oversee the police force, set its targets and allocate funding for its budget.  We also deal with complaints and recruitment in certain cases, independent custody visiting and Freedom of Information requests.

More about what we do:

Duties and responsibilities | Complaints | Recruitment | Independent Custody Visiting | Freedom of Information

BTPA News

Response to recommendation to devolve BTP

The BTPA has responded to a report released today that has recommended the functions of... more

Authority seeks new members

BTPA Member Vacancies (x4) -  The British Transport Police Authority exists to ensure the efficient... more

Government concludes review into police Authority

A government review into the BTPA has concluded that it is an organisation that listens,... more

BTPA Upcoming Events

04.12.14 - Policing Plan Group - view
04.12.14 - Audit and Risk committee - view
11.12.14 - Full Authority - view
16.01.15 - Performance Review Committee - view
16.01.15 - Finance Committee - view