Notification in terms of section 122(3) of the Companies Act
Woolworths Holdings Limited
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)
Registration number (1929/001986/06)
Share code: WHL
Bond company code: WHLI
("the Company" or "WHL")
NOTIFICATION IN TERMS OF SECTION 122(3) OF THE COMPANIES ACT
In accordance with section 122(3)(b) of the Companies Act, No. 71 of 2008 (the "Act") and
section 3.83(b) of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, shareholders are hereby advised
that the Company has received formal notification that clients of Allan Gray Proprietary
Limited ("Allan Gray") have, in aggregate, acquired an interest in the ordinary shares of the
Company, such that the total interest in the ordinary shares of the Company held by
Allan Gray's clients now amounts to 20.0942% of the total issued ordinary shares of the
The requisite notice in terms of Section 122(3)(a) of the Act has been filed with the
Takeover Regulation Panel.
WHL confirms that the information contained in this announcement accurately reflects the
information contained in the TRP 121.1 form received by WHL from Allan Gray and does not
omit anything likely to affect the importance of such information.
5 August 2020
RAND MERCHANT BANK (A division of FirstRand Bank Limited)
Date: 05-08-2020 07:05:00
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