Appointment of Auditor

Frontera Resources (London Stock Exchange, AIM Market – Symbol: FRR), the independent oil and gas exploration and production company, today announces the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers (‘PWC’) as the company’s sole auditor. The appointment takes place with immediate effect.

Notes to editors:

Frontera Resources Corporation is an independent Houston, Texas, U.S.A.- based international oil and gas exploration and production company whose strategy is to identify opportunities and operate in emerging markets around the world. Frontera has operated in Georgia since 1997 where it holds a 100 per cent working interest in a production sharing agreement with the government of Georgia. This gives Frontera the exclusive right to explore for, develop and produce oil and gas from a 5,060 square kilometer area in eastern Georgia known as Block 12.

For more information, please see www.fronteraresources.com.