Representing the Iranian Government, Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran has started its official work as the qualifying member of PIANC since 2010.The membership has been accepted legally by the Islamic Consultative Assembly of Iran.

 PIANC-Iran is one of the most active and successful National Sections in PIANC with focusing onpromotions in the scientific and technical fields of waterborne transport infrastructures. PIANC-Iran Secretariat is located in PMO.