Saison

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. total goal difference; 3. total goals scored.

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 Svenska Cupen outcome)

Relegation from the league:
14 place: enters Play-offs 1/2 with one Superettan team for 1 place in Allsvenskan
15-16 place: relegated to Superettan

Promotion to the league:
2 teams from Superettan
1 more team from Superettan possible to promote through Play-offs 1/2