Peterborough Phantoms will play in Division One South of the National Ice Hockey League in 2017-18.
The city side will play in a six-team Conference B section, but they will also compete against teams in the A section.
Teams in the same conference play each other four times and teams in the opposite conference twice. There will also be a cup competition involving eight teams.
The league season will run from September 2/3 to April 7/8.
Conference A: Basingstoke Bison, Bracknell Bees, Cardiff Fire, Milton Keynes Thunder, Oxford City Stars, Solen Devils.
Conference B: Chelmsford Chieftains, Invicta Dynamoes, London Raiders, Peterborough Phantoms, Streatham, Swindon Wildcats.
Peterborough Phantoms 2 will play in a 13-team NIHL South Division Two.