The 2013 Indonesia Super League season is the 5th season of the Indonesia Super League (ISL), a fully professional football competition as the top tier of the football league pyramid in Indonesia. The season scheduled begins on November, 2012. Sriwijaya are the defending champions, having won their 2nd league title.
This season is also the first season of ISL organized with authorization from the Joint Committee of PSSI until the establishment of a new league.
After the signing of the MoU between Djohar Arifin Husin (PSSI) and La Nyalla Matalitti (KPSI-PSSI) that initiated by FIFA and the AFC through the Asian Football Confederation's Task Force, now Indonesia Super League will be under the control of the Joint Committee to remain manageable by PT Liga Indonesia until the establishment of a new professional competition by the committee.
In the original plan the league season will begin in November. But to honor the results of the joint committee meeting, the league schedule was postponed. At a meeting with club participants decided that the league will be held in 2013 precisely starts at 5 January 2013 and ended in October or November in the same year.