Ocado Group plc is a public limited company incorporated in the United Kingdom. The registered office is Titan Court, 3 Bishops Square, Hatfield Business Park, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 9NE.

The financial information comprises the Consolidated Income Statement, Consolidated Statement of Comprehensive Income, Consolidated Balance Sheet, Consolidated Statement of Changes in Equity, Consolidated Statement of Cash Flows and the related notes. The financial information for the 52 weeks ended 27 November 2016 is extracted from the audited consolidated financial statements. The financial information for the 52 weeks ended 29 November 2015 is derived from the statutory accounts.

The financial information in this preliminary results announcement does not constitute the Group's statutory accounts for the 52 weeks ended 27 November 2016 or the 52 weeks ended 29 November 2015 and does not constitute full accounts within the meaning of section 435 (1) and (2) of the Companies Act 2006. The statutory accounts for 2015 have been delivered to the Registrar of Companies. The auditors have reported on the Group's statutory accounts for the 52 weeks ended 27 November 2016; their report was (i) unqualified, (ii) did not include a reference to a matter to which the auditors drew attention by way of an emphasis of matter without qualifying their report and (iii) did not contain a statement under section 498(2) or (3) of the Companies Act 2006. The Group's statutory accounts will be delivered to the Registrar of Companies following the Company's Annual General Meeting.

The financial year represents the 52 weeks ended 27 November 2016 (the prior financial year represents the 52 weeks ended 29 November 2015). The consolidated financial statements for the 52 weeks ended 27 November 2016 comprise the financial statements of Ocado Group plc (the "Company"), its subsidiaries and the Group's interest in a jointly controlled entity (the "Group").