COCA-COLA HBC FINANCE PLC (incorporated with limited liability in England and Wales) COCA-COLA HBC FINANCE B.V. (a private limited liability company incorporated in The Netherlands) Guaranteed by COCA-COLA HELLENIC BOTTLING COMPANY S.A. (incorporated with limited liability in the Hellenic Republic) COCA-COLA HBC FINANCE PLC (incorporated with limited liability in England and Wales) COCA-COLA HBC FINANCE B.V. (a private limited liability company incorporated in The Netherlands) €2,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Note Programme

This Base Prospectus has been approved by the United Kingdom Financial Services Authority (the “FSA”), which is the United Kingdom competent authority for the purposes of Directive 2003/71/EC (the “Prospectus Directive”) and relevant implementing measures in the United Kingdom, as a base prospectus issued in compliance with the Prospectus Directive and relevant implementing measures in the United Kingdom for the purpose of giving information with regard to the issue of notes (“Notes”) issued under the Euro Medium Term Note Programme (the “Programme”) described in this Base Prospectus during the period of twelve months after the date hereof. Applications have been made to admit such Notes during the period of twelve months after the date hereof to listing on the Official List of the FSA and to trading on the Gilt Edged and Fixed Interest Market of the London Stock Exchange plc (the “London Stock Exchange”). The Gilt Edged and Fixed Interest Market of the London Stock Exchange plc is a regulated market for the purposes of Directive 93/22/EEC (the “Investment Services Directive”) The Programme also permits Notes to be issued on the basis that they will not be admitted to listing, trading and/or quotation by any listing authority, stock exchange and/or quotation system or to be admitted to listing, trading and/or quotation by such other or further listing authorities, stock exchanges and/or quotation systems as may be agreed with Coca‑Cola HBC Finance PLC and Coca‑Cola HBC Finance B.V. (each, an “Issuer” and together, the “Issuers”). There are certain risks related to any issue of Notes under the Programme, which investors should ensure they fully understand (see “Risk Factors” on page 10 of this Base Prospectus).

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                                                                                       Citigroup

                                                                                        Dealers

                                                                  Banc of America Securities Limited

                                                                                       Citigroup

                                                                                    Credit Suisse

                                                                                   Deutsche Bank

                                                                                           HSBC

                                                      The date of this Base Prospectus is 7 March 2006

 

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