Purchasing a license for basketball

Basketball  license  can  be  purchased  each  season  between  1st  July  and 30th  June.  The license Is  valid  immediately  after payment is done.  

1a) Purchase a basic license at basketball license shop 

Basketball license shop is used to buy individual licenses. 
 
Go to https://basket.lisenssikauppa.fi/shop/ and fill in the necessary information. 
The license can be paid right away or within 24 hours through the link provided in the e-mail sent to you. 

Please note: A player’s license can be claimed only to the club where the player’s eligibility (player license during previous season) is at. 

Licenses without eligibility (Technical license, Alumni license, Pikkusudet Kids Club) can be claimed each season to any club. 

Player’s ID-number (license number) is the 8-digit number shown on the receipt. 

1b) Purchase a parallel eligibility  

A parallel eligibility can be purchased after a player’s license is valid. 
 
Go to https://www.edustus.fi/basket/collateral/athlete and fill in the necessary information and choose the parallel club which to represent. 
 
Eligibility must be paid while claiming it. 

Parallel eligibilities for under 19-year-olds are sold during 1st July and 31st December. 

Player’s ID-number (license number) is not shown in this platform, but it is the same as in a basic license. 

 


Price list / licenses >

https://www.basket.fi/infosivut/license-english/

For product descriptions of insurances in English, please visit this page

 


 

Product Descriptions of licenses

Adults national  
Valid for an over 19-year-old to play in Korisliiga or 1st Division. Also valid for coaching and refereeing at any level. 

Adults II-V division 
Valid for an over 19-year-old to play at regional level. Also valid for coaching and refereeing at any level.  

15-19-year-old national 
Valid for a 15-19-year-old to play at national level. Also valid for coaching and refereeing at any level. 

13-19-year-old regional  
Valid for a 13-19-year-old to play at regional level. Also valid for coaching and refereeing at any level(over 15-year-olds).Also valid for a 13-14-year-old to play at national levels. 

13-19-year-old fun  
Valid for a 13-19-year-old to play in fun series. Also valid for coaching or refereeing at any level(over 15-year-olds). 

10-12-year-old  
Valid for a 10-12-year-old to play at regional level. 

6-9-year-old  
Valid for a 6-9-year-old to play at regional level. 

Special Olympics  
Valid for the games played in Special Olympics Series. 

Seniors 
Valid for playing and coaching at Senior levels. 
 
Adults Conditioning  
Valid for playing at Adults Conditioning Series.  
 
Wheelchair basketball  
Valid for playing in Wheelchair Basketball Series. 

Technical license  
Valid for coaching and refereeing at any level. 

Pikkusudet Kids Club 
Valid for under 13-year-ols to participate in regional Pikkusudet-tournaments. Sports cover insurance is not valid in other sports. 

Alumni license  
Is not valid in any activities as a player, coach or referee, available only for over18-year-olds.Half of the price of the license is directed for Alumni activities, the other half to Finnish Basketball Museum, a particular club, or We Deliver -fund. Finnish Basketball Museum has a right to send information about their activities to anyone claiming Alumni license. 

Parallel eligibility  
Valid for playing in one parallel club team once the basic playing license is paid. Sold until 31st December. 

Try Out -insurance 
Only includes an insurance that is valid for 7 days. 

 


 

Internal transfer of players  

Anyone can start a transfer process for a player’s internal transfer (from a Finnish club to another Finnish club). All players that have an eligibility (paid license) for previous or current season, need to make an official internal transfer in order to change the eligibility to another club. 

Go to www.edustus.fi/basket and fill in player’s information and choose the club the player is transferring to.  

  • The platform sends a confirmation e-mail to the player or under 18-year-old player’s guardian. 
  • The platform sends a confirmation e-mail to the club the player is transferring from. 
  • The platform sends a confirmation e-mail to the club the player is transferring to. 
  • Anyone of the above can pay the transfer fee during the transfer process. 

The player’s eligibility will automatically transfer to the receiving club (the club the player is transferring to) on the next day, after all the confirmation e-mails have been cleared and the payment has been made.