For any questions not listed, please visit the staff page for contact information. 

When can I register a team?

You can register a team at any time. Our most common registration time is between May and July for an August start or October-January for our March start. You can start by filling out your EXPANSION FORM here.

What does it cost to play in Mountain Premier League?


  • NISA Nation $10,000 (4th division)

  • MPL Men's Open 1st Division - $1250 per season (Fall/Spring) (5th division)

  • MPL Men's Open 2nd Division - $1000 per season (Fall/Spring) (6th division)

  • MPL Women's Open 1st Division - $1000 per season (Fall/Spring) (6th division)

  • MPL U23 - $1250 per season (May-Aug)

OTHER COSTS (in addition to above)

  • Team Performance Bond - $250

  • Player registration - $35 per player

  • Referee fees per game / per team - $130 (4th official + $25)

  • Field fees per game - $150-300 (depends on your access)

  • Optional - Team Website = $35 / month

  • Included in MPL fees above - Game Balls, League Patches, Awards, Prizes, NISA affiliation.

A club is allowed to start at a higher division if there is a vacancy. You may also set up a monthly payment plan with the league.

How long is the season?

We believe in a 10 month season that reflects world football.  However, in the MPL, due to weather, we will run a separate Fall/Spring season to allow for team growth and pro/rel, which will happen only in the summer. Our U23 division competes from May - August to accommodate college player schedules.

Player registration FAQ

How old do I have to be to compete?

A minimum of 15 years old.

Can I register as a free agent?

Yes, you can register as a FREE AGENT through our Player Registration portal. Registering as a Free Agent will allow you to play in league games with any team for a month until you find the right fit.