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. Read about BTPA’s main duties and its plans for British Transport Police strategy until 2014. We also deal with complaints, recruitment, our independent custody visiting and Freedom of Information requests.

More about what we do:

Duties and responsibilities | Complaints | Recruitment | Independent Custody Visiting | Freedom of Information


DfT advertises for deputy chair; new members

The Transport Secretary is seeking to appoint a Deputy Chair and up to four additional… more

BTPA member passes away

It is with great regret that BTPA announces the death of James King, aged 60,… more

Advertisement for Director of Corporate Resources

We are seeking to appoint a new Director of Corporate Resources as part of a… more

BTPA Upcoming Events

20.07.11 - Finance working group more
27.07.11 - Professional Standards committee meeting more
14.09.11 - Strategy working group more
20.09.11 - Audit committee meeting more
22.09.11 - Full Authority meeting more