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


Authority unveil national plans for policing Britain’s railways

Tube and rail passengers can expect an even safer and more reliable journey from tomorrow... more

BTPA announce new Chief Constable for British Transport Police

Chairman of the British Transport Police Authority, Millie Banerjee is delighted to announce that Deputy... more

BTPA mourn sudden loss of Finance Director Liz Pike

It is with great sorrow that we announce Liz Pike, Finance Director for the British... more

BTPA Upcoming Events

30.04.14 - People and Standards committee meeting - view
15.05.14 - Performance Review committee - view
15.05.14 - Finance committee - view
30.05.14 - Audit and Risk committee meeting - view
12.06.14 - Full Authority meeting - view