1. The competition will be carried out in one group. 

  2. Regular season:

    The Regular season consists of two phases.

    • Phase 1

      • A double round robin is played. 

    • Phase 2a): “Pick-Round”: 

      • The teams placed first to sixth of Phase 1 will play a round robin amongst them to decide the placements for the play-offs. The Points from the regular season will not be taken along.

      • The first placed team receives six bonus points, the second-placed team receives four bonus points, the third-placed team receives two bonus points and the fourth-placed team receives one bonus point. Teams placed in fifth and sixth after Phase 1 will not receive bonus points.

    • Phase 2b): “PlayOff Qualification”: 

      • The teams from place 7 on after Phase 1 play a round robin amongst them to decide the two final play-off-spots. The points from Phase 1 will not be taken along. 

      • The seventh-placed team receives six bonus points, the eight-placed team receives four bonus points, the ninth-placed team receives two bonus points and the tenth-placed team receives one bonus point. Teams from place eleven on will not receive bonus points.

      • Following the PlayOff Qualification, the teams placed third on are eliminated from the season. The teams placed first and second take seventh and eighth spot for the play-offs. 

  3. Ranking in the table will be decided during each Phase of the regular season, until the second last game day, by a higher number of points, with the same number of points by better goal difference and then by higher number of goals scored.

    After the last game day in each phase of regular season, ranking is made by Fundamental Rules Part II: §5(4). 

    Ranking league coefficient-table by level on points:

    By level on points the club which was ranked better in the last season, is ranked first. New teams are ranked below the last team listed. If there are more than one new club they are listed inside the new clubs as following: per date and time of the registration for the depending season (earliest is best ranked)