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


Making the difference

BTP have released their 2013 – 14 annual report which gives information on their territorial... more

Authority announce new Deputy Chief Constable for BTP

The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) has today announced the appointment of the new Deputy... more

Transport Minister says ‘BTPA are still necessary’

A recent government review into the BTPA has concluded the Authority is still necessary and remains... more

BTPA Upcoming Events

18.09.14 - Strategy and Planning Committee - view
18.09.14 - Audit and Risk committee meeting - view
25.09.14 - Full Authority meeting - view
17.10.14 - Policing Plan Group - view
21.10.14 - Performance Review Committee - view