BG Group BG. Change of auditor

  BG Group (BG.) - Change of auditor

RNS Number : 4075P
BG GROUP plc
24 October 2012






News Release

24 October 2012



                              Change of auditor

BG Group plc ("BG Group") announces that following a competitive tender
process it proposes to appoint Ernst & Young LLP as auditor of BG Group and
its subsidiaries commencing with the 2013 financial year. The appointment
will be subject to shareholder approval at the BG Group 2013 Annual General
Meeting.



PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP have been BG Group's auditors since its
incorporation. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, in addition to other firms, were
involved in the tender process.



The Board of BG Group would like to thank PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for the
high quality of audit services provided to the Group.



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Notes to Editors:

BG Group plc (LSE:  BG.L) is a  world leader in natural  gas, with a  strategy 
focused on connecting competitively  priced resources to specific,  high-value 
markets. Active in more than 20 countries  on five continents, BG Group has  a 
broad portfolio of exploration and production, Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and
transmission  and  distribution  business   interests.  It  combines  a   deep 
understanding of  gas  markets with  a  proven  track record  in  finding  and 
commercialising     reserves.     For      further     information      visit: 
www.bg-group.com



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Contact:

Mark Todd:  +44 (0) 118 929 3110
mark.todd@bg-group.com

Kim Blomley: +44 (0) 118 938 6568 
kim.blomley@bg-group.com

Out of Hours Media Mobile: +44 (0) 7917 185 707

Investor Relations:  +44 (0) 118 929 3025
invrel@bg-group.com



                                      

 There are matters set out within this announcement that are forward-looking
statements. Such statements are only predictions, and actual events or results
may differ materially. For a discussion of important factors which could cause
   actual results to differ from these forward-looking statements, refer to
BG Group's Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31 December 2011. BG
    Group does not undertake any obligation to update publicly, or revise,
  forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future
         events or otherwise, except to the extent legally required.

                                      

                                      

                                      

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