1. In case a club is not competing despite from side of ÖEHV and EBEL mandatory security order, willful and without any legitimate reason, in this case unauthorized, this culpable club will be immediate suspended during the current championship. Should an EBEL/EBYSL+EBJL club fail to appear properly at championship games twice within one season, that EBEL/EBYSL+EBJL club will be disqualified from the current championship, unless otherwise decided by the EBEL General Assembly in co-operation with ÖEHV.

  2. If an EBEL/EBYSL+EBJL club is disqualified from the current championship, all of that EBEL/EBYSL+EBJL club's games in the current season in each phase of the regular season will be removed from the league standings. If the disqualification happens in the Playoffs, the current round at the time of the EBEL/EBYSL+EBJL club's disqualification will be recorded as a loss for the disqualified EBEL/EBYSL+EBJL club. 

  3. If a club is insolvent respectively unable to pay salaries to Players, Coaches and employees or debts to other companies, an extraordinary General Assembly can decide whether the club should be expelled from the current Championship or expulsion form the club EBEL.

  4. If an EBEL Club is switching to another league or does not play the league season for any reasons after having made an official registration for the depending season an existent bank guarantee will expire for the benefit of the EBEL respectively the club will be requested to pay a fee of EUR 50.000,- to the EBEL.