Heritage Oil Limited
TSX : HOC
LSE : HOIL

Heritage Oil Limited

March 04, 2009 13:00 ET

Heritage Oil Limited: Total Voting Rights

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 4, 2009) - Heritage Oil Limited (TSX:HOC)(LSE:HOIL), an independent upstream exploration and production company, announces the following voting rights in Heritage in respect of issued shares in accordance with the Disclosure and Transparency Rules as at close of business 28 February 2009:

- 252,074,274 ordinary shares of no par value. Each ordinary share carries one voting right; and

- 3,033,208 exchangeable shares of no par value of Heritage Oil Corporation each carrying one voting right in Heritage.

The total number of voting rights in Heritage as at 28 February 2009 is 255,107,482.

The above figure (255,107,482) may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, Heritage under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

Notes to Editors

- Heritage is listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index. The trading symbol is HOIL. Heritage has a further listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: HOC).

- Heritage is an independent upstream exploration and production company engaged in the exploration for, and the development, production and acquisition of, oil and gas in its core areas of Africa, the Middle East and Russia.

- Heritage has producing properties in Oman and Russia and exploration projects in Uganda, the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Malta, Pakistan, Tanzania and Mali.

Contact Information

  • Heritage Oil Limited
    Tony Buckingham
    CEO
    +44 (0) 1534 873 000
    or
    Heritage Oil Limited
    Paul Atherton
    CFO
    +44 (0) 1534 873 000
    Email: info@heritageoilltd.com
    or
    Heritage Oil Limited - Investor Relations
    Tanya Clarke
    +44 (0) 20 7518 0838
    Email: tc@heritageoilltd.com
    or
    Bell Pottinger Corporate & Financial - PR - Europe
    Nick Lambert
    +44 (0) 20 7861 3232
    Email: NLambert@bell-pottinger.co.uk
    or
    Bell Pottinger Corporate & Financial - PR - Europe
    Andrew Benbow
    +44 (0) 20 7861 3232
    Email: ABenbow@bell-pottinger.co.uk
    or
    CHF Investor Relations - Investor Relations - Canada
    Cathy Hume
    (416) 868-1079 x231
    Email: cathy@chfir.com
    or
    CHF Investor Relations - Investor Relations - Canada
    Lindsay Carpenter
    (416) 868-1079 x239
    Email: lindsay@chfir.com