- Three back to back matches played on Sundays and Mondays.
- Matches scheduled at 9:15PM, 9:45PM, and 10:15PM AEDT.
- Top 8 teams qualify for the finals series.
- Extra time and penalties will be used to decide a winner if regular time ends in a draw.
- The AFL finals system will be used for the AVPL Finals. (see image below)