8 teams, each plays the others three times - of which at least once home and once away - for a total of 21 games each, over 21 game weeks.
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.
1. points won; 2. play-off (only for deciding champion, play-off participation or relegation); 3. points in head-to-head matches; 4. goal difference in hth matches; 5. goals scored in hth matches; 6. total goal difference; 7. total goals scored.
Relegation from the league:
7 place: enters Play-offs 1/2 with one Second Division team for 1 place in Gozo First Division
8 place: relegated to Gozo Second Division
Promotion to the league:
1 team from Second Division
1 more team from Second Division possible to promote through Play-offs 1/2