Company:  JOHN HANCOCK BOND TRUST (JBOAX)
Form Type:  485BPOS
Filing Date:  9/27/2016 
CIK:  0000315554 
Address:  601 CONGRESS STREET 
City, State, Zip:  BOSTON, Massachusetts 02210 
Telephone:  617-663-3000 
Fiscal Year:  05/31 
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  FORM 485BPOS
    SHAREHOLDER FEES
    OPERATING EXPENSES
    FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    SALES CHARGES
    SALES CHARGES
    SHAREHOLDER FEES
    OPERATING EXPENSES
    FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    SALES CHARGES
    SHAREHOLDER FEES
    OPERATING EXPENSES
    FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    SALES CHARGES
    SALES CHARGES
    SALES CHARGES
    Appendix
      OPERATING EXPENSES
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    Appendix
      SHAREHOLDER FEES
      OPERATING EXPENSES
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      SHAREHOLDER FEES
      OPERATING EXPENSES
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      SALES CHARGES
      SHAREHOLDER FEES
      OPERATING EXPENSES
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      SALES CHARGES
      SHAREHOLDER FEES
      OPERATING EXPENSES
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      SALES CHARGES
      SALES CHARGES
      SHAREHOLDER FEES
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      SALES CHARGES
      SALES CHARGES
      SALES CHARGES
      OPERATING EXPENSES
      OPERATING EXPENSES
      SHAREHOLDER FEES
      OPERATING EXPENSES
      SHAREHOLDER FEES
      OPERATING EXPENSES
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
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      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
    Statement of Additional Information
      INVESTMENT POLICIES
      ADDITIONAL INVESTMENT POLICIES
      RISK FACTORS
      THOSE RESPONSIBLE FOR MANAGEMENT
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
      Principal Officers who are not Trustees
        NAME AND TITLE
        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
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        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
        BENEFICIAL OWNERS
        SALES CHARGES
        SALES CHARGES
        SALES CHARGES
      NET ASSET VALUE
      PURCHASES AND REDEMPTIONS THROUGH THIRD PARTIES
      ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONCERNING TAXES
      FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
      CODES OF ETHICS
    APPENDIX A
    APPENDIX B - PORTFOLIO MANAGER INFORMATION
      JOHN HANCOCK ASSET MANAGEMENT A DIVISION OF MANULIFE ASSET
      STANDARD LIFE INVESTMENTS (CORPORATE FUNDS) LIMITED (subadvisor)
    APPENDIX C - PROXY VOTING POLICIES OF THE ADVISOR, FUNDS, ...
    Appendix of Affiliated MAM Entities
      Manulife Asset Management (North America) Limited
      Manulife Asset Management Limited+
    PART C
      Item 28. Exhibits.
      Item 29. Persons Controlled by or Under Common Control with ...
      Item 30. Indemnification.
      Item 31. Business and Other Connections of Investment Advisors.
      Item 32. Principal Underwriters.
        NAME AND TITLE
      Item 33. Location of Accounts and Records.
      Item 34. Management Services.
      Item 35. Undertakings.
    SIGNATURES
    Exhibit Index
  EXHIBIT 99.(G).2
  EXHIBIT 99.(G).3
  EXHIBIT 99.(H).8
  EXHIBIT 99.(H).10
  EXHIBIT 99.(H).11
  EXHIBIT 99.(I).7
  EXHIBIT 99.(J)
  EXHIBIT 99.(P)
  EXHIBIT 99.(P).2