The British Transport Police Authority (BTPA) is the independent body responsible for ensuring an efficient and effective British Transport Police force. The BTPA oversees the police force, sets its targets and allocates funding for its budget. It also deals with complaints, recruitment, independent custody visiting and Freedom of Information requests.

BTPA is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Transport.


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  1. DfT: spending over £25,000, May 2017

    • Transparency data
  2. DfT: spending over £25,000, March 2017

    • Transparency data

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