1988–89 Cypriot First Division
|European Cup||Omonia (1st round)|
|UEFA Cup||Apollon (1st round)|
|Cup Winners' Cup||AEL (1st round; via Cypriot Cup)|
|Goals scored||598 (2.85 per match)|
|Top goalscorer||Nigel McNeal|
Fifteen teams participated in the 1988–89 Cypriot First Division. All teams played against each other twice, once at their home and once away. The team with the most points at the end of the season crowned champions. The last three teams were relegated to the 1989–90 Cypriot Second Division.
Teams received two points for a win, one point for a draw and zero points for a loss.
Changes from previous season
APEP, Alki and Anagennisi were relegated from previous season and played in the 1988–89 Cypriot Second Division. They were replaced by the first two teams of the 1987–88 Cypriot Second Division, Keravnos and Omonia Aradippou.
Stadia and locations
|1||Omonia||28||17||9||2||60||22||38||43||Champions-1989–90 European Cup 1st Round.|
|2||Apollon||28||15||10||3||61||26||35||40||1989–90 UEFA Cup 1st Round.|
|5||AEL||28||10||10||8||50||40||10||30||Cypriot Cup Winner-1989–90 European Cup Winners' Cup 1st Round.|
|11||Enosis Neon Paralimni||28||7||13||8||35||47||-12||27|
|13||EPA||28||6||9||13||32||41||-9||21||Relegated to 1989–90 Cypriot Second Division.|
Points system: Won=2 points, Drawn=1 point, Lost=0 points
Rules for classification: 1) Points, 2) Goal differences, 3) Goal for
- Cypriot First Division
- 1988–89 Cypriot Cup
- List of top goalscorers in Cypriot First Division by season
- Cypriot football clubs in European competitions