Heritage Oil Limited publishes prospectus



    /THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS RESTRICTED AND IS NOT FOR RELEASE,
    PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO
    THE UNITED STATES, SOUTH AFRICA, AUSTRALIA, JAPAN OR ANY JURISDICTION IN
    WHICH THE SAME WOULD BE UNLAWFUL. THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS NOT AN OFFER OF
    SECURITIES IN THE UNITED STATES, SOUTH AFRICA, AUSTRALIA, JAPAN OR ANY
    JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE SAME WOULD BE UNLAWFUL./

    CALGARY, March 28 /CNW/ - Heritage Oil Corporation (TSX: HOC) today
announced that in connection with the application of Heritage Oil Limited (the
"Company"), and the concurrent application by He HOC, for admission of the
ordinary shares of the Company and the exchangeable shares of HOC
(collectively, the "Shares"), respectively, to the Official List of the UK
Listing Authority ("UKLA") and to trading on the main market of the London
Stock Exchange plc (collectively, "Admission"), copies of the prospectus to be
issued by the Company in connection with Admission (the "Prospectus") have
been submitted to the UKLA and will shortly be available for inspection at the
UKLA's Documents Viewing Facility, which is situated at:

    Financial Services Authority
    25 The North Colonnade
    Canary Wharf
    London
    E14 5HS
    Telephone - +44 (0) 20 7066 1000

    Copies of the prospectus are available from the offices of the Company
at:

    Ordnance House, 31 Pier Road
    St. Helier
    Jersey, JE4 8PW
    Channel Islands

    In addition, copies of the prospectus are available from the offices of
McCarthy Tétrault at:

    5 Old Bailey
    2nd Floor
    London
    EC4M 7BA

    Note to Editors:

    
    -   Heritage is an international oil and gas corporation with a
        diversified portfolio of properties, including producing properties
        in Oman and Russia and exploration projects in Uganda, the Democratic
        Republic of Congo, the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Mali, Pakistan and
        Malta.

    -   For further information please refer to our website at
        www.heritageoilcorp.com.

    -   This press release is not for distribution to United States Newswire
        Services or for dissemination in the United States, South Africa,
        Australia and Japan.

    -   If you would prefer to receive press releases via email please
        contact Lindsay Carpenter (lindsay@chfir.com) and specify
        "Heritage press releases" in the subject line.
    

    General

    This announcement has been prepared and issued by Heritage and is the
sole responsibility of Heritage. JPMorgan Cazenove, which is authorised and
regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Services Authority is acting
exclusively for Heritage and for no-one else in connection with Admission and
will not be responsible to anyone other than Heritage for providing the
protections afforded to its customers or for providing advice in relation to
Admission or any arrangement referred to herein.
    No stock exchange, securities commission or other regulatory authority
has approved or disapproved the information contained herein.
    This announcement does not contain or constitute or form part of an offer
of securities for sale in any jurisdiction, including the United States. The
securities referred to herein have not been and will not be registered under
the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), and may
not be offered or sold in the United States (as such term is defined in
Regulation S under the Securities Act) unless they are registered under the
Securities Act or pursuant to an available exemption therefrom. No public
offering of the Shares is being made in the United States.
    The distribution of this announcement and other information in connection
with Admission may be restricted by law in certain jurisdictions and persons
into whose possession any document or other information referred to herein
comes should inform themselves about and observe any such restriction. Any
failure to comply with these restrictions may constitute a violation of the
securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
    This announcement is an advertisement and not a prospectus and investors
should not subscribe for or purchase any securities referred to in this
announcement except solely on the basis of information in the Prospectus.
    This announcement (or any part of it) and the information contained
herein is not to be reproduced, published, distributed, passed on, or the
contents otherwise divulged, directly or indirectly, in or into the
United States, Australia, Japan or the Republic of South Africa, or any other
jurisdiction where such reproduction or distribution would be unlawful, and
does not constitute, or form part of, an offer of securities for sale into the
United States, Australia, Japan or the Republic of South Africa, or any other
jurisdiction. This announcement is for information purposes only and does not
constitute or form part of an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to
buy, nor shall there be any sale of the securities referred to herein in any
jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior
to registration, exemption from registration or qualification under the
securities law of any such jurisdiction.
    Information in this announcement or any of the documents relating to
Admission cannot be relied upon as a guide to future performance.

    This press release is not for distribution to United States Newswire
    Services or for dissemination in the United States, South Africa,
    Australia and Japan.

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For further information:

For further information: Financial Adviser: JPMorgan Cazenove Limited,
Ian Hannam, Neil Haycock, James Taylor, Tel: +44 (0) 20 7588 2828; Investors
Relations, Bell Pottinger Corporate & Financial, Ann-marie Wilkinson, Nick
Lambert, Tel: +44 (0) 20 7861 3232, Email: AMWilkinson@bell-pottinger.co.uk,
NLambert@bell-pottinger.co.uk; Canada, CHF Investor Relations, Cathy Hume,
Lindsay Carpenter, Tel: (416) 868-1079 x231/x239, Email: cathy@chfir.com,
lindsay@chfir.com; Heritage Oil Corporation, Tony Buckingham, Paul Atherton,
Tel: +41 91 973 1800, +44 870 011 5555, +1 (403) 234 9974, Email:
info@heritageoilcorp.com

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