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Season

Regular Season:
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Format:
12 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 22 games each, over 22 game weeks.

Scoring points:
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.

Table order:
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. play-off (only by decision of the IFA).

Qualification for Promotion Round:
1-6 place: enter Promotion Round

Qualification for Relegation Round:
7-12 place: enter Relegation Round


Promotion Round:
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Format:
6 teams from the Regular Season contest promotion in a league format.
Each team plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 10 games each, over 10 game weeks.
Teams keep their entire Regular Season record going into the Promotion Round.
The Promotion Round winner is the Championship champion.

Scoring points:
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.

Table order:
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. play-off (only by decision of the IFA).

Relegation to the league:
1 teams from Premiership
1 more team from Premiership possible to relegate through Play-offs 1/2

Promotion from the league:
1 place: promoted to Premiership
2 place: enters Play-offs 1/2 with one Premiership team for 1 place in Premiership


Relegation Round:
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Format:
6 teams from the Regular Season contest against relegation in a league format.
Each team plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 10 games each, over 10 game weeks.
Teams keep their entire Regular Season record going into the Relegation Round.
The winner of the Relegation Round finishes 7th in the Overall season standings, the second placed team - 8th, and so on, with the last placed team in the Relegation Round being 12th.

Scoring points:
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.

Table order:
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. play-off (only by decision of the IFA).

Relegation from the league:
11 place: enters Play-offs 2/3 with one Premer Intermediate League team for 1 place in Championship
12 place: relegated to Premer Intermediate League

Promotion to the league:
1 team from Premer Intermediate League
1 more team from Premer Intermediate League possible to promote through Play-offs 2/3