- On 19 January 1962 the city of Dimitrovo is renamed to Pernik.
- On 24 January 1962 FD Maritsa (Plovdiv) is absorbed into FD Lokomotiv (Plovdiv). Maritsa's football team remains autonomous within the FD Lokomotiv structure as a fizkulturen kolektiv and continues its participation in Yuzhna ZFG.
- After deliberation on 6 July 1962 and meeting with the A RFG and B RFG teams on 16 July (a day after the end of the season in A and B RFG), on 19 July 1962 it is announced that the football pyramid would undergo changes as of next season. A RFG is expanded from 14 to 16 teams, due to which the teams, placed 13th and 14th don't relegate directly to B RFG, but instead participate in a qualifying tournament with the teams, placed 3rd and 4th in B RFG for two places in A RFG.