|No. of teams||12|
|IK Sävehof (2019, 14th title)|
|International cup(s)||Champions League|
The league currently consists of 12 teams. The eight top teams at the end of every season continue to the playoffs, in which the quarterfinals and semifinals are played as a best-of-five series, unlike the final which is played as a single match. The champion is awarded a spot in the EHF Women's Champions League's qualification stage.
For the 2016-2017 season, the series changed name to "Svensk handbollselit". Until then, it was called Elitserien (English: the Elite League) (Swedish: Elitserien i handboll för damer)