Domain Separation Scheme Effective

7 November 2017:

Fairfax Media Limited [ASX:FXJ] (“Fairfax” or “Company”) is pleased to announce that the scheme of arrangement (Scheme) for the separation of Domain Holdings Australia Limited (“Domain”) from Fairfax (the Separation) has now become Effective (as that term is defined in the Scheme). 

Fairfax today lodged the orders of the Federal Court of Australia with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. 

Domain is expected to commence trading on ASX on Thursday 16 November 2017, initially on a deferred settlement basis. 

The Separation is expected to be implemented on Wednesday 22 November 2017. Other key dates for implementing the Separation are set out in the Scheme Book sent to shareholders and in earlier ASX announcements by Fairfax. 

For further information, please contact the Fairfax Shareholder Information Line on +61 1300 888 062 between the hours of 8.30am and 5.30pm (Sydney time), Monday to Friday.