Portsmouth have been told they must start next season in npower League One with a 10-point deduction.
The Football League said on Thursday it will accept Pompey's membership provided whoever buys the club complies with a number of conditions, notably another points deduction.
Portsmouth were also docked 10 points last season after entering administration for the second time in two years and were eventually relegated from the Championship.
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