Kategoria e Parë
|Number of teams||16|
|Level on pyramid||2|
|Promotion to||Kategoria Superiore|
|Relegation to||Kategoria e Dytë|
|Domestic cup(s)||Albanian Cup|
|Current champions||Apolonia (5th title) |
|Most championships||Luftëtari (9 titles)|
|2020–21 Kategoria e Parë|
Kategoria e Parë was founded in 1930. It consists of 16 teams. The 2 best ranked teams gain promotion to the Kategoria Superiore, while the third ranked team, play a play-off match against the 8th ranked team of the Kategoria Superiore. The teams that finish in the 4 last positions get relegated to the Kategoria e Dytë. The 11th and 12th ranked teams, qualify to the relegation play-off round.
- "Albania 1st Division". Soccerway. Perform. Retrieved 25 March 2016.