12 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 22 games each, over 22 game weeks.
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.
1. points won; 2. total goal difference; 3. total goals scored; 4. points in head-to-head matches; 5. goal difference in hth matches; 6. goals scored in hth matches; 7. away goals in hth matches; 8. play-off (only for deciding the champion); 9. draw.
Qualification for UEFA competitions:
1 place: UEFA Champions League qualifiers
2-3 place: UEFA Europa League qualifiers
4 place: possible UEFA Europa League qualifiers (depends on Cup outcome)
Relegation from the league:
11-12 place: relegated to 1. Deild
Promotion to the league:
2 teams from 1. Deild