Members of DPTAC are mostly, but not exclusively disabled people. They are public appointees recruited to serve for about 3 years.
Members require a high level of understand of the transport needs of disabled people. They are required to work with others to constructively and pragmatically increase opportunities for disabled people to travel independently, safely and, others in DPTAC, Department for Transport officials, representatives of the transport sector and organisations representing disabled people.
The current members are:
David Partington MBE