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At Liga Portugal, the Statutes and Regulation are guidance to the companionship among everyone within the structure of professional football in Portugal.

Statutes

The Statutes were approved at the League’s General Meeting, on July 7th 2015, and they essentially set the aims aspired by Liga Portugal, the rights and obligations of its members, its social entities and respective competences. 

Statutes of the Portuguese League of Professional football (PDF File)

 

General Regulations

The General Regulations were approved at the League’s General Meeting, on 5th December 1989. In conformity with the expressed in the Statutes, it sets the disciplinary mechanisms of the League’s activities through its internal bodies, as well as through the reciprocal relationship between the League and its members, and of these with each other.

The latest review of the document took place in February 7th 2017.

General Regulations of the Portuguese League of Professional Football (PDF File)

Other Regulations

Competition regulations

With the alterations approved at the Extraordinary General Meetings of 27 June 2011, 14 December 2011, 21 May 2012, 28 June 2012, 27 June 2013, 20 June 2014, 19 and 29 June 2015, 21 October 2015, 15 March 2016, 28 June 2016, 07 February 2017, 12 June 2017, 29 December 2017, 27 February 2018, 27 April 2018, 25 May 2018, 29 June 2018 and 22 May 2019.

 

Competition regulations (.pdf file)



Refereeing Regulations 

Approved at the Extraordinary General Meeting of 8 June 2016, ratified at the General Meeting of the Portuguese Federation of Football, on 30 June 2018.

Refereeing Regulations (.pdf file)

 

Disciplinary Regulations

Approved at the Extraordinary General Meeting of 27 June 2011, with changes approved at the Extraordinary General Meetings of 14 December 2011, 21 May 2012, 6 to 28 June 2012, 27 June 2013, 19 to 29 June 2015, 8 June 2016, and 15 June 2016, 13 June 2017, 29 December 2017, 13 June 2018 e 29 June 2018 and 22 May 2019, ratified at the General Meeting of the Portuguese Federation of Football, on 22 June 2019.

Disciplinary Regulations (.pdf file)