The year after, the league was reunited in one single division with sixteen clubs. The league operated on a strength of sixteen for most of the coming seasons.
However, the difficulties may become a thing of the past thanks to a new method currently being developed by Airbus – which employs direct inkjet printing to deliver a broad range of production and operational improvements.The top four clubs of the 1946-47 season left the league for the new Oberliga Nord, those clubs being the Hamburger SV, FC St. Traditionally, the league also accommodated clubs from neighboring Niedersachsen and Schleswig-Holstein (which it still does today), like Lüneburger SK and Vf L Stade.The two divisions were increased in strength to twelve clubs each in 1949.In 1994, the Regionalliga Nord was re-established, now as the third tier of the league system.The Oberliga Nord was in turn replaced by two parallel Oberligen, Niedersachsen/Bremen and Hamburg/Schleswig-Holstein.
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The 2006-07 league winner, SC Victoria Hamburg, did not apply for an Oberliga licence and was not promoted.At the end of the 2007-08 season, the new 3rd Liga was established and the Oberliga Nord disbanded, again.After the 1973-74 season, the Regionalliga Nord was disbanded in favor of the 2nd Bundesliga Nord. The new Oberliga Nord was now introduced in northern Germany, as the third tier of the league system, below the 2nd Bundesliga. The top two teams of the league were however promoted to the new Oberliga.As such, the league was now the second tier of the northern German league system.
The league was renamed Verbandsliga Hamburg (English: Hamburg FA League), and split into two groups of ten teams, the Alsterstaffel and Elbestaffel, named after the two main rivers in Hamburg.In the future seasons, promotion for the Hamburg champion will only be available through a set of play-off matches with the league winners from Bremen and Schleswig-Holstein.These three teams will compete for one promotion spot to the Regionalliga.The champion of Hamburg continued to have to play-off for promotion, now to the Regionalliga, with the same opposition as before.From 1970, the number of leagues below the Hamburgliga was reduced from three to two, resulting in the Hammonia-Staffel and Hansa-Staffel which still exist today, first at the name of Verbandsliga, then, from 1978, as Landesliga.