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

Police Authority meeting to be held in Scotland

The BTPA will meet in Edinburgh on Tuesday 11 December to discuss the progress of... more

BTPA announces new Interim Chief Executive

The BTPA has appointed Ian Pigden-Bennett as its new Interim Chief Executive Officer. Ian, who... more

The Secretary of State for Transport is looking for new BTPA Members

The Secretary of State for Transport wishes to appoint up to four new Members of... more

BTPA Upcoming Events

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