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Washington, D.C. 20549



Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):      April 30, 2021




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


            Canada                                                  0-12014                                98-0017682                      

    (State or other jurisdiction     

     of incorporation)

   (Commission File Number)              (IRS Employer Identification No.)


505 Quarry Park Boulevard S.E., Calgary, Alberta                                T2C 5N1

(Address of principal executive offices)                                                              (Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:                 1-800-567-3776                



(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class

  Trading symbol  

Name of each exchange on

which registered



Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

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Item 7.01

   Regulation FD Disclosure

On April 30, 2021, Imperial Oil Limited (the “company”) by means of a press release announced that it has received final acceptance from the Toronto Stock Exchange to amend its normal course issuer bid to increase the number of common shares that it may repurchase. Under the amendment, the number of shares that may be repurchased will increase from 50,000 common shares to up to four percent of its 734,076,755 outstanding shares as of June 15, 2020, or a maximum of 29,363,070 shares during the 12-month period from June 29, 2020 to June 28, 2021. Purchases under the amended normal course issuer bid are eligible to begin on May 5, 2021. The normal course issuer bid will end should the company purchase the maximum allowable number of shares, or on June 28, 2021. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.


Item 9.01

   Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)          Exhibits.

  The following exhibit is furnished as part of this report on Form 8-K:


   News release of the company on April 30, 2021 announcing the acceptance from the Toronto Stock Exchange to amend its normal course issuer bid.
104    Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



Date: April 30, 2021


By:   /s/ Ian Laing


Name:   Ian Laing
Title:   Vice-president, general counsel and corporate secretary


By:   /s/ Cathryn Walker


Name:   Cathryn Walker
Title:   Assistant corporate secretary