St Johnstone begin the 2012/2013 SPL campaign with a trip to take on Hearts at Tynecastle on Saturday 4, August.
And Saints take to the road the following week when they travel to Fir Park to take on Motherwell.
The first home match of the campaign sees Steve Lomas' side entertain Aberdeen on 18 August before they head to the capital to face Hibernian a week later.
Champions Celtic travel to McDiarmid Park on 15 September while new boys Ross County entertain the Saints seven days later.
Uncertainty over Rangers' participation in the SPL has prompted officials to include Club 12 in the fixture list and they provide the opposition on 29 September.