diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index 9a63789..bb89b5e 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -1,3 +1,9 @@
+brutalchess (0.5.2+dfsg-9) UNRELEASED; urgency=medium
+
+  * Set debhelper-compat version in Build-Depends.
+
+ -- Debian Janitor <janitor@jelmer.uk>  Fri, 24 Apr 2020 04:18:10 +0000
+
 brutalchess (0.5.2+dfsg-8) unstable; urgency=medium
 
   * Team upload.
diff --git a/debian/compat b/debian/compat
deleted file mode 100644
index b4de394..0000000
--- a/debian/compat
+++ /dev/null
@@ -1 +0,0 @@
-11
diff --git a/debian/control b/debian/control
index 83bb9a7..61967e3 100644
--- a/debian/control
+++ b/debian/control
@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@ Uploaders:
  Barry deFreese <bddebian@comcast.net>,
  Vincent Legout <vlegout@debian.org>
 Build-Depends:
- debhelper (>= 11),
+ debhelper-compat (= 11),
  libfreetype6-dev,
  libgl1-mesa-dev,
  libsdl-image1.2-dev,