Welcome to BTPA

The members of the British Transport Police Authority oversee the police force, set its priorities and allocate funding.

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

Authority seeks new ACC for BTP

The BTPA is looking for a new Assistant Chief Constable for British Transport Police. The... more

Mark Phillips takes up role of Interim Chair

Mark Phillips has taken up the role of Interim Chairman of the BTPA after the... more

New BTP Policing Plans take a broader look at policing the railways

Today the British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) has issued the full versions of the National... more

BTPA Upcoming Events

26.07.17 - Appointments and Remuneration Committee - view
07.09.17 - Audit and Risk Assurance Committee - view
19.09.17 - Strategy Committee - view
21.09.17 - Performance and Delivery Committee - view
27.09.17 - Full Authority Meeting - view
Publications

Each year we publish national and regional targets for British Transport Police.

Also available is the strategy we have set for the Force and the accounts we submit to parliament.