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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): May 8, 2024


Trio Petroleum Corp.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Delaware   001-41643   87-1968201

(State or other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


5401 Business Park South, Suite 115

Bakersfield, CA 93309

(661) 324-3911

(Address and telephone number, including area code, of registrant’s principal executive offices)


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:


Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)
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Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))


Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: None.


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).


Emerging growth company


If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.







Item 4.01 Changes in Registrant’s Certifying Accountant


Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm


As reported in a Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 7, 2024, by Trio Petroleum Corp., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), the Company dismissed BF Borgers CPA PC as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm effective on May 6, 2024.


Effective May 8, 2024, the Company retained Bush & Associates CPA LLC (“Bush & Associates”), as its independent registered public accounting firm. The decision to engage Bush & Associates as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm was approved by the Company’s audit committee and its board of directors.


During the two most recent fiscal years and in the subsequent interim period through May 8, 2024, the Company has not consulted with Bush & Associates with respect to the application of accounting principles to a specified transaction, either completed or proposed, or the type of audit opinion that would have been rendered on the Company’s financial statements, or any other matters set forth in Item 304(a)(2)(i) or (ii) of Regulation S-K.







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.


  Trio Petroleum Corp.
Date: May 14, 2024 By: /s/ Michael L. Peterson
  Name: Michael L. Peterson
  Title: Chief Executive Officer