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


New targets for rail police backed by passengers

New targets, driven by national passenger feedback, have today been officially handed over to the... more

Rail chief joins BTPA

Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has today (28 May 2015) announced the appointment of a new... more

BTPA chair to step down after six years

The chair of the body that oversees the work of British Transport Police (BTP) has... more

BTPA Upcoming Events

03.06.15 - Audit and Risk committee - view
03.06.15 - Finance Committee - view
11.06.15 - Full Authority - view
09.07.15 - Appointments and Remuneration - view
23.07.15 - - view