485BPOS 1 delgroupincome_485bpos.htm POST-EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT FILED PURSUANT TO SECURITIES ACT RULE 485(B)

UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549

FORM N-1A

File No. 002-37707
File No. 811-02071

REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933 /X/
 
      Pre-Effective Amendment No.                   /   /
 
Post-Effective Amendment No.        84        /X/
 
and/or
 
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940 /X/
 
Amendment No.       84       

(Check appropriate box or boxes.)
 
DELAWARE GROUP INCOME FUNDS
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
 
2005 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103-7094
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code: (800) 523-1918

David F. Connor, Esq., 2005 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103-7094
(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box):

/X/ immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)
/   / on (date) pursuant to paragraph (b)
/   / 60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)
/   / on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)
/   / 75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2)
/   / on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of Rule 485.
 
If appropriate, check the following box:
 
/   / this post-effective amendment designates a new effective date for a previously filed post-effective amendment.



SIGNATURES

     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Registrant certifies that it meets all of the requirements for effectiveness of this Registration Statement under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 and has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Philadelphia and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania on this 19th day of December, 2012.

DELAWARE GROUP INCOME FUNDS
 
By:  /s/ Patrick P. Coyne  
  Patrick P. Coyne   
Chairman/President/Chief Executive Officer  

     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated:

Signature       Title       Date
 
/s/ Patrick P. Coyne Chairman/President/Chief Executive Officer December 19, 2012
Patrick P. Coyne (Principal Executive Officer) and Trustee
 
Thomas L. Bennett * Trustee December 19, 2012
Thomas L. Bennett
 
John A. Fry * Trustee December 19, 2012
John A. Fry
 
Anthony D. Knerr * Trustee December 19, 2012
Anthony D. Knerr
 
Lucinda S. Landreth * Trustee December 19, 2012
Lucinda S. Landreth
 
Frances A. Sevilla-Sacasa * Trustee December 19, 2012
Frances A. Sevilla-Sacasa
 
Janet L. Yeomans * Trustee December 19, 2012
Janet L. Yeomans
 
J. Richard Zecher * Trustee December 19, 2012
J. Richard Zecher
 
Richard Salus * Senior Vice President/Chief Financial Officer December 19, 2012
Richard Salus (Principal Financial Officer)

  By:   /s/ Patrick P. Coyne        
Patrick P. Coyne
as Attorney-in-Fact for
each of the persons indicated
(Pursuant to Powers of Attorney previously filed)

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INDEX TO EXHIBITS
(Delaware Group® Income Funds N-1A)

Exhibit No.       Exhibit
 
EX-1-101.INS XBRL Instance Document
 
EX-1-101.SCH XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document
 
EX-1-101.DEF XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase
 
EX-1-101.LAB XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase
 
EX-1-101.PRE XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase