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. goals scored in hth matches; 7. away goals in hth matches; 8. draw.

Relegation to the league:

2 teams from Úrvalsdeild

Promotion from the league:

1-2 place: promoted to Úrvalsdeild

Relegation from the league:

11-12 place: relegated to 2. Deild

Promotion to the league:

2 teams from 2. Deild