Friday, 23 February 2018

Announcement

SHINTR: CEN: SPH Notice - BlackRock, Inc. and related bodies corporate

04 Dec 2017 08:35NZX
Disclosure of ceasing to have a substantial holding

Section 279, Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013

To: New Zealand Stock Exchange

And: CONTACT ENERGY LTD

Date this disclosure made: 04 December 2017

Date last disclosure made: 24 October 2017

Date on which substantial security holder(s) ceased to have substantial
holding: 30 November 2017

Substantial product holder(s) giving disclosure

Name(s): BlackRock, Inc. and related bodies corporate

Summary of previous substantial holding to which disclosure relates

Class of listed voting securities: Ordinary shares

Summary for: Security holders listed in Appendix A

For last disclosure,--
(a) total number held in class: 38,510,439
(b) total in class: 716,135,473
(c) total percentage held in class: 5.378%

For current holding after ceasing to have substantial holding:
(a) total number held in class: 17,264,681
(b) total in class: 716,221,041
(c) total percentage held in class: 2.411%

Details of transactions and events giving rise to person ceasing to have
substantial holding

Details of the transactions or other events requiring disclosure under the
instructions to this form: Refer to Appendix B

Details of relevant interests

Details for: Product holders listed in Appendix A
Nature of relevant interest(s): The power to control the acquisition or
disposal of the quoted voting product and/or the exercise of a right to vote
attached to the quoted voting product, arising only from the powers of
investment contained in each case under investment management agreements
appointing each entity as investment manager of funds or separate accounts
(i.e. entity currently exercising investment discretion on behalf of the
relevant funds or separate accounts). No relevant agreement document needs to
be attached under Regulation 142.

For that relevant interest,--
(a) number held in class: Refer to Appendix A
(b) percentage held in class: Refer to Appendix A
(c) current registered holder(s) of products: Refer to Appendix A
(d) registered holder(s) of securities once transfers registered: Not
applicable

Additional information

Nature of connection between substantial security holders: Refer to Appendix
A

Address(es) of substantial security holder(s): Refer to Appendix A

Contact details: Kayla Mulvihill, Tel +1-302-797-6268, Email
kayla.mcgrory@blackrock.com

Name of any other person believed to have given, or believed to be required
to give, a disclosure under the Act in relation to the securities to which
this disclosure relates: Not Applicable

Certification

I, Maria Tricarico, Authorised Signatory, declare that, to the best of my
knowledge and belief, the information contained in this disclosure is correct
and that I am duly authorised to make this disclosure by all persons for whom
it is made.
End CA:00311332 For:CEN    Type:SHINTR     Time:2017-12-04 08:35:40
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