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

  Price ins. Total Available Age group
Adults national 125 0 125 1.7.-31.12. 1900-2001
Adults regional 99 0 99 1.7.-31.12. 1900-2001
15-19-year-old national 105 0 105 1.7.-30.6. 2002-2006
13-19-year-old regional 95 0 95 1.7.-31.12. 2002-2008
13-19-year-old fun license 33 0 33 1.7.-31.12. 2002-2008
10-12-year-old 65 0 65 1.7.-31.12. 2009-2011
6-9-year-old 40 0 40 1.7.-31.12. 2012-2020
Special Olympics 35 0 35 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2020
Seniors 64 0 64 1.7.-30.6. 1900-1991
Adults Conditioning 33 0 33 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2001
Wheelchair Basketball 60 0 60 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2007
Technical License 51 0 51 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2007
Pikkusudet Kids Club     15 1.7.-30.6. 2009-2020
Alumni license     20 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2002
3x3 license     9 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2019
           
Parallel eligibility, juniors 50 0 50 1.7.-31.12. 1997-2020
Parallel eligibility, seniors 50 0 50 1.1.-30.6. 1900-1991
           
           
Licenses with insurance          
Adults national 125 490 615 1.7.-31.12. 1900-2001
Adults regional 99 335 434 1.7.-31.12. 1900-2001
15-19-year-old kilpa 105 270 375 1.7.-31.12. 2002-2006
13-19-year-old harraste 95 140 235 1.7.-31.12. 2002-2008
13-19-year-old Fun-pelipassi 33 60 93 1.7.-31.12. 2002-2008
10-12-year-old 65 55 120 1.7.-31.12. 2009-2011
6-9-year-old 40 35 75 1.7.-31.12. 2012-2020
Special Olympics 35 65 100 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2020
Seniors 64 150 214 1.7.-30.6. 1900-1991
Adults Conditioning 33 150 183 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2001
Wheelchair Basketball 60 65 125 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2007
Tecknical License 51 65 116 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2007
Pikkusudet Kids Club     15 1.7.-30.6. 2009-2020
           
Try Out -insurance          
Try Out (does not include license)   50 50 1.7.-30.6. 1900-2020
           
Spring season licenses (sold starting 1.1.)      
Adults national, spring season 100 0 100 1.1.-30.6. 1900-2001
Adults national, spring season + insurance 100 490 590 1.1.-30.6. 1900-2001
Adults regional, spring season 65 0 65 1.1.-30.6. 1900-2001
Adults regional, spring season + insurance 65 335 400 1.1.-30.6. 1900-2001
13-19-year-old regional 57 0 57 1.1.-30.6. 2002-2008
13-19-year-old regional + insurance 57 140 197 1.1.-30.6. 2002-2008
10-12-year-old 39 0 39 1.1.-30.6. 2009-2011
10-12-year-old + insurance 39 55 94 1.1.-30.6. 2009-2011
6-9-year-old 25 0 25 1.1.-30.6. 2012-2020
6-9-year-old + insurance 25 35 60 1.1.-30.6. 2012-2020

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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.