BG Group BG. Change of auditor

  BG Group (BG.) - Change of auditor

RNS Number : 4075P
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

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.


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:

Picture Desks:

For images of BG Group visit: additional


Mark Todd:  +44 (0) 118 929 3110

Kim Blomley: +44 (0) 118 938 6568

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

Investor Relations:  +44 (0) 118 929 3025


 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.




                     This information is provided by RNS
           The company news service from the London Stock Exchange


MSCVZLBLLBFXFBE -0- Oct/24/2012 09:00 GMT
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.