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This is an exhaustive list of all hockey leagues worldwide, level junior and above.

North America

Major professional

Minor professional

Semi-Pro

Junior

Main article: Junior ice hockey

Major junior

Note: that the major junior level is considered professional by some authorities, including the NCAA, as its players earn a small stipend.

Junior A

Hockey Canada junior A leagues
USA Hockey junior leagues
Tier I
Tier II
Tier III
United Hockey Union (AAU) junior leagues
Independent junior leagues

Junior B

Hockey Canada junior B leagues

(*) Quebec Junior "AA" is roughly equal to Ontario Junior "B"

Junior C

Hockey Canada junior C leagues

(*) Quebec Junior "A" is roughly equal to Ontario Junior "C"

Junior D

(*) Quebec Junior "B" is roughly equal to Ontario Junior "D"

College

U Sports hockey (Canada)

NCAA hockey (United States)

Note: The Northeast-10 sponsors a championship for its members that play ice hockey, but the NCAA doesn't currently sponsor a national championship at Division II level.

NAIA hockey (United States)

Note: there are also independent teams outside of the WHAC.

ACHA hockey (United States and Canada)

Note: there are also many independent teams in all three ACHA divisions in addition to the many within the hockey conferences and leagues.

Women's

Senior

Sanctioned by Hockey Canada or USA Hockey

Canada
United States

Defunct leagues

Africa and Middle-East

Dubai League (Flag of the United Arab Emirates.gif )
Gaunteng League (Flag of South Africa.gif )
Qatar Ice Hockey League (Flag of Qatar.gif )

Asia

Asia League (Flag of China.gif , Flag of Korea.gif , Flag of Japan.gif )

Japan

All-Japan Championship (Flag of Japan.gif )
J-Ice North League (Flag of Japan.gif )
J-Ice West League (Flag of Japan.gif )
Chubu University Ice Hockey League (Flag of Japan.gif )
Hokkadio University Ice Hockey League (Flag of Japan.gif )
Kansai University Ice Hockey League (Flag of Japan.gif )
Kanto University Ice Hockey League (Flag of Japan.gif )

Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Championship (Flag of Kazakhstan.png )

Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan Championship (Flag of Kyrgyzstan)

Malaysia

Subang Jaya Ice Hockey League (Flag of Malaysia.jpg )

Mongolia

Mongolia Hockey League (Flag of Mongolia.gif )

North Korea

North Korean Championship (Flag of North Korea)

Singapore

Singapore National Ice Hockey League (Flag of Singapore.gif )

South Korea

All-Korea Championship (Flag of Korea.gif )
Korean Championship (Flag of Korea.gif )

Taiwan

Chinese Taipei Ice Hockey League

Thailand

Thai World Hockey League (Flag of Thailand)

Europe

Armenia

Armenian League (Flag of Armenia.gif )

Austria

Erste Bank Eishockey Liga (Flag of Austria.jpg , Flag of Slovenia.jpg , Flag of Croatia.gif , Flag of Hungary.jpg , Flag of Czech Republic.jpg )
Österreichische Nationalliga (Flag of Austria.jpg )
Österreichische Oberliga (Flag of Austria.jpg )
Eishockey OST (Flag of Austria.jpg )
Kärntner Eishockey (Flag of Austria.jpg )
Wiener Landesliga (Flag of Austria.jpg )
Wiener Unterliga (Flag of Austria.jpg )
Eishockey Steiermark (Flag of Austria.jpg )
NÖ Landesliga (Flag of Austria.jpg )
Tiroler Eishockey Eliteliga (Flag of Austria.jpg )

Belarus

Belarus Open League (Flag of Belarus.gif )

Belgium

Belgian Championship (Flag of Belgium.gif )
Belgian Division I (Flag of Belgium.gif )
Belgian Division II (Flag of Belgium.gif )

Bulgaria

Bulgarian National League (Flag of Bulgaria.gif )

Croatia

Croatian National League (Flag of Croatia.gif )

Czech Republic

Czech Extraliga (Flag of Czech Republic.jpg )
Czech 1.Liga (Flag of Czech Republic.jpg )
Czech 2.Liga (Flag of Czech Republic.jpg

Czechoslovakia

Czechoslovak Extraliga (Flag of Czech Republic.jpg )

Denmark

Oddset Ligaen (Flag of Denmark.jpg )
Danish Division 1 (Flag of Denmark.jpg )
Danish U20 (Flag of Denmark.jpg )

Estonia

Meistriliiga (Flag of Estonia.png )
Esiliiga (Flag of Estonia.png )

Finland

SM-Liiga (Flag of Finland.jpg )
Mestis (Flag of Finland.jpg )
Suomi-sarja (Flag of Finland.jpg )
II.Divisioona (Flag of Finland.jpg )
III.Divisioona (Flag of Finland.jpg )

France

Ligue Magnus (Flag of France.jpg )
French Division 1 (Flag of France.jpg )
French Division 2 (Flag of France.jpg )
French Division 3 (Flag of France.jpg )

Georgia

Georgian Championship (Flag of Georgia (country))

Germany

Deutsche Eishockey Liga (Flag of Germany)
2.Bundesliga (Flag of Germany)
Oberliga (Flag of Germany)
Bayernliga (Flag of Germany)
Baden-Württembergliga (Flag of Germany)
Landesliga (Flag of Germany)
Bezirksliga (Flag of Germany)
Hessenliga (Flag of Germany)
Nordrhein-Westfalenliga (Flag of Germany)
Nordliga (Flag of Germany)
Ostliga (Flag of Germany)
Baden-Württemberg Landesliga (Flag of Germany)
Regionalliga (Flag of Germany)

Great Britain

Elite Ice Hockey League (Flag of Great Britain.gif )
English Premier Ice Hockey League (Flag of Great Britain.gif )
English National Hockey League (Flag of Great Britain.gif )
Scottish National League (Flag of Great Britain.gif )
Northern League (2005-) (Flag of Great Britain.gif )

Greece

Greek Championship (Flag of Greece)

Hungary

OB I Bajnokság (Flag of Hungary.jpg )
OB II bajnokság (Flag of Hungary.jpg )
Interliga A (Flag of Hungary.jpg , Flag of Slovenia.jpg , Flag of Croatia.gif )
Interliga B (Flag of Slovenia.jpg , Flag of Croatia.gif )
MOL Liga (Flag of Hungary.jpg , Flag of Romania.gif , Flag of Slovakia.gif )

Iceland

Meistaraflokki Karla (Flag of Iceland.gif )

Israel

Israeli League (Flag of Israel.gif )

Italy

Serie A (Flag of Italy.jpg )
Serie A2 (Flag of Italy.jpg )
Serie C (Flag of Italy.jpg )
Leghe amatoriali altoatesine di hockey su ghiaccio (Flag of Italy.jpg )

Ireland

Irish Ice Hockey League (Flag of Ireland.png )
Irish Ice Hockey Association Development Division  (Flag of Ireland.png )

Latvia

Premjerlīga (Flag of Latvia.png )

Enthusiast hockey league
Latvian amateur hockey league (Flag of Latvia.png )
Riga Open Championship (Flag of Latvia.png )
Independent Amateur hockey league (Flag of Latvia.png )

Lithuania

Lithuanian Championship (Flag of Lithuania.gif )

Netherlands

Eredivisie (Flag of Netherlands)
Eerste Divisie (Flag of Netherlands)
Tweede Divisie (Flag of Netherlands)
Derde Divisie (Flag of Netherlands)
Vierde Divisie (Flag of Netherlands)

Norway

GET-Ligaen (Flag of Norway.png )
Norwegian 1.Division (Flag of Norway.png )
Norwegian 2.Division (Flag of Norway.png )
Norwegian 3.Division (Flag of Norway.png )
Norwegian 4.Division (Flag of Norway.png )

Poland

Polska Liga Hokejowa (Flag of Poland)
Polish 1. Liga (Flag of Poland)

Romania

Liga Naţională de Hochei (Flag of Romania.gif )
Borsodi Liga (Flag of Romania.gif )
MOL Liga

Russia

Continental Hockey League (Flag of Russia.gif , Flag of Slovakia.gif , Flag of Belarus.gif , Flag of Ukraine.gif , Flag of Latvia.png , Flag of Kazakhstan.png , Flag of Czech Republic.jpg )
Vysshaya Liga (Flag of Russia.gif , Flag of Belarus.gif , Flag of Kazakhstan.png )
Pervaya Liga (Flag of Russia.gif )
Vtoraya Liga (Flag of Russia.gif )
Minor Hockey League (Flag of Russia.gif )

Serbia

Serbian League (Flag of Serbia.gif )

Slovakia

Slovak Extraliga (Flag of Slovakia.gif )
Slovak 1.Liga (Flag of Slovakia.gif )
Slovak 2.Liga(Flag of Slovakia.gif )
Slovak U20 Extraliga(Flag of Slovakia.gif )
Slovak U18 Extraliga(Flag of Slovakia.gif )
Slovak Women's 1.Liga(Flag of Slovakia.gif )

Slovenia

Slovenian League (Flag of Slovenia.jpg )
Mariborska Hokejska Liga (Flag of Slovenia.jpg )

Spain

Superliga Española de Hockey Hielo (Flag of Spain.gif )

Sweden

Elitserien (Flag of Sweden.gif )
Allsvenskan (Flag of Sweden.gif )
Swedish Division 1 (Flag of Sweden.gif )
J20 Superelit (Flag of Sweden.gif )
J18 Elit (Flag of Sweden.gif )
Swedish Division 2 (Flag of Sweden.gif )
Swedish Division 3 (Flag of Sweden.gif )
Swedish Division 4 (Flag of Sweden.gif )

Switzerland

National League A (Flag of Switzerland.png )
National League B (Flag of Switzerland.png )
Swiss 1.Liga (Flag of Switzerland.png )
Swiss 2.Liga (Flag of Switzerland.png )
Swiss 3.Liga (Flag of Switzerland.png )
Swiss 4.Liga (Flag of Switzerland.png )
Swiss Elite Junior League (Flag of Switzerland.png )

Turkey

Turkish Ice Hockey League (Flag of Turkey.gif )
Turkish Ice Hockey League Division 1 (Flag of Turkey.gif )

Ukraine

Vyscha Liha (Flag of Ukraine.gif )
Ukrainian Hockey League (Flag of Ukraine.gif )

Yugoslavia

Yugoslav Ice Hockey League

U.S.S.R.

Soviet League (Flag of the U.S.S.R..png )

Oceania

Australian Ice Hockey League (Flag of Australia.jpg )
New Zealand National Ice Hockey League (Flag of New Zealand.gif )

See Also

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