2 teams qualify for the competition:
- the 14th placed team in Allsvenskan;
- the 3rd placed team in Superettan.
2 teams contest 1 place in the Allsvenskan in a knockout format.
The two teams meet each other with the winner becoming Play-offs 1/2 winner.
Winner is decided over two legs.
The Allsvenskan team hosts the second leg.
Tie-breakers for the knockout matches:
1. aggregate score from the two legs, 2. away goals, 3. extra time, 4. penalties.
Qualification for Allsvenskan and Superettan:
winner: enters Allsvenskan
loser: enters Superettan