The UEFA Regions' Cup brings together the best amateur selections in Europe, with 38 UEFA national associations involved in the 2016/17 competition.
This round comprises two four-team mini-tournaments, with the two group winners across the two sections going to the intermediate round.
The 30 sides who enter at this stage are joined by the two teams from the preliminary round. These sides are divided into eight groups of four, with the winners of each mini-tournament earning a place in the finals.
One of the eight qualifiers host the finals in June 2017. There will be two groups of four with the winners contesting the final.