ICETRA participates in a wide range of international cooperation. It represents Iceland in all relations with the IMO (International Maritime Organization), IALA (International Association of Lighthouse Authorities) and PIANC (Permanent International Association of Navigation Congresses).
ICETRA also takes part in relevant EEA/EU meetings, participates in EMSA´s work and is responsible for implementation of the Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control, and foreign relations in respect of it.
Furthermore, it participates in consultation meetings with sister organizations in the other Nordic countries. ICETRA experts have often made presentations of their research projects at international conferences.