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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 
 
Form N-1A
 
REGISTRATION STATEMENT 2-92948 UNDER
THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
Pre-Effective Amendment No.
Post-Effective Amendment No. 56
and
 
REGISTRATION STATEMENT (NO. 811-4098) UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY
ACT OF 1940
Amendment No. 57
 
 
 
VANGUARD CHESTER FUNDS
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Declaration of Trust)
 
P.O. Box 2600, Valley Forge, PA 19482
(Address of Principal Executive Office)
 
Registrant’s Telephone Number (610) 669-1000
 
Heidi Stam, Esquire
P.O. Box 876
Valley Forge, PA 19482
 
It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box)
[ ] immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)
[X] on February 11, 2013, 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 hereby certifies that it meets all requirements for effectiveness of this Registration Statement
pursuant to 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 Town of Valley Forge and
the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, on the 11th day of February, 2013.
  VANGUARD CHESTER FUNDS
  BY:___________/s/ F. William Mc Nabb III*
    F. William McNabb III
  Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Post-Effective Amendment to the
Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the date
indicated:    
 
Signature Title Date
 
/s/ F. William McNabb III* Chief Executive Officer, February 11, 2013
  President, and Trustee  
F. William McNabb    
/s/ Emerson U. Fullwood* Trustee February 11, 2013
Emerson U. Fullwood    
/s/ Rajiv L. Gupta* Trustee February 11, 2013
Rajiv L. Gupta    
/s/ Amy Gutmann* Trustee February 11, 2013
Amy Gutmann    
/s/ JoAnn Heffernan Heisen* Trustee February 11, 2013
JoAnn Heffernan Heisen    
/s/ F. Joseph Loughrey* Trustee February 11, 2013
F. Joseph Loughrey    
/s/ Mark Loughridge* Trustee February 11, 2013
Mark Loughridge    
/s/ Scott C. Malpass* Trustee February 11, 2013
Scott C. Malpass    
/s/ André F. Perold* Trustee February 11, 2013
André F. Perold    
/s/ Alfred M. Rankin, Jr.* Trustee February 11, 2013
Alfred M. Rankin, Jr.    
/s/ Peter F. Volanakis* Trustee February 11, 2013
Peter F. Volanakis    
/s/ Thomas J. Higgins* Chief Financial Officer February 11, 2013
Thomas J. Higgins    
 
*By: /s/ Heidi Stam    
Heidi Stam, pursuant to a Power of Attorney filed on March 27, 2012, see File Number 2-11444, Incorporated
by Reference.    

 

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INDEX TO EXHIBITS  
 
XBRL Instance Document Ex-101.INS
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document Ex-101.SCH
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase Document Ex-101.CAL
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase Document. Ex-101.DEF
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase Documen Ex-101.LAB
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase Document Ex-101.PRE