History of Establishment of Road Maintenance and Transport Organization
For the first time " Road Transport deputy " was raised as one of the
five deputies of " Road and Transport Ministry " in organizational
structure in 1982. This deputy was one of 9 " Ministry deputies " before
separating from " Road and Transport Ministry " at the last
Establishing the special limited-stock of
public terminals of good vehicles was approved in 1988 in order to
exploit , develop, maintain and construction of public terminals and
en-route welfare-service complexes.
After establishment of this
company which its public council management affairs was undertaken by
Road and Transport Minister, practically, part of current regulations in
public transport affairs were carried-on by this governmental company.
the 50th session of " State Administrative High Council " according to
the common proposal of " Road and Transport Ministry " and " Civil
Service and Administrative Affairs Organization " with separating the
duties of Road and Transport from respective ministry organizations and
integrating into " Special Stock Company of Good Public Transport
Terminals",State Terminals and Transport Organization was established
and the first formation of "State Terminals and Transport Organization "
was approved in 1995.
At the outset, this organization had two
affiliated company in the name of " Islamic Republic of Iran Transport
Company " and "IRI International Transport Company"which according to
the ratification of High Council Administration " IRI Transport Company "
was separated from organization in 2002.
In the last organizational
change, through Administrative High Council ratification number
1901/74022 dated 2003/6/13 all duties, workforce, equipments,
obligations and credits of maintenance deputy of " Road and Transport
Ministry " was transferred to state terminals and transport organization
and the aforesaid deputy was omitted and according to the mentioned
ratification paragraph (5), duties and directing affairs of " State
Transport High Council Secretariat " was separated from organization and
transferred to " Road and Transport Ministry " and the name of the
organization changed to " Road Maintenance and Transport Organization ".