Sezon


Format:

16 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 30 games each, over 30 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. points in head-to-head matches; 3. games won in hth matches; 4. goal difference in hth matches; 5. goals scored in hth matches; 6. total goal difference; 7. games won; 8. total goals scored; 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:

15-16 place: relegated to 1. Division



Promotion to the league:

2 teams from 1. Division


Belarus