Company:  JOHN HANCOCK BOND TRUST (JBOAX)
Form Type:  N-CSR
Filing Date:  7/20/2017 
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 N-CSR
    ITEM 1. REPORT TO STOCKHOLDERS.
      FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FUND PERFORMANCE
      PORTFOLIO OF INVESTMENTS
      PORTFOLIO OF INVESTMENTS
      FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
        STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN NET ASSETS
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        Note 1 - Organization
        Report of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
      Trustees and Officers
        NAME AND TITLE
      Director/Trustee, Virtus Funds (since 2008); Director, The ...
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FUND PERFORMANCE
      PORTFOLIO OF INVESTMENTS
      PORTFOLIO OF INVESTMENTS
      FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
        STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN NET ASSETS
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        Note 1 - Organization
        Report of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
      Trustees and Officers
        NAME AND TITLE
      Director/Trustee, Virtus Funds (since 2008); Director, The ...
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FUND PERFORMANCE
      PORTFOLIO OF INVESTMENTS
      FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
        STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN NET ASSETS
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        Note 1 - Organization
        STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
        Note 11 - Reorganization
        Report of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
      Trustees and Officers
        NAME AND TITLE
      Director/Trustee, Virtus Funds (since 2008); Director, The ...
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FUND PERFORMANCE
      PORTFOLIO OF INVESTMENTS
      PORTFOLIO OF INVESTMENTS
      FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
        STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN NET ASSETS
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        Note 1 - Organization
        STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
        Report of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
      Trustees and Officers
        NAME AND TITLE
      Director/Trustee, Virtus Funds (since 2008); Director, The ...
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
      FUND PERFORMANCE
      PORTFOLIO OF INVESTMENTS
      FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
        STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN NET ASSETS
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        Note 1 - Organization
        STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
        Report of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
      Trustees and Officers
        NAME AND TITLE
      Director/Trustee, Virtus Funds (since 2008); Director, The ...
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
        STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
        STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN NET ASSETS
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS TABLE
        Note 1 - Organization
        Report of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
      Trustees and Officers
        NAME AND TITLE
      Director/Trustee, Virtus Funds (since 2008); Director, The ...
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
        NAME AND TITLE
    ITEM 2. CODE OF ETHICS.
    ITEM 3. AUDIT COMMITTEE FINANCIAL EXPERT.
    ITEM 4. PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTANT FEES AND SERVICES.
    ITEM 5. AUDIT COMMITTEE OF LISTED REGISTRANTS.
    ITEM 7. DISCLOSURE OF PROXY VOTING POLICIES AND PROCEDURES ...
    ITEM 11. CONTROLS AND PROCEDURES.
    SIGNATURES
  EXHIBIT 99.CODE ETH
  EXHIBIT 99.CERT
  EXHIBIT 99.906 CERT
  EXHIBIT 99.(C)(1)