Stuart Lancaster's England have been drawn alongside Australia and Wales for the 2015 World Cup.
As well as those two nations, the co-hosts will also take on a qualifier from Oceania and a winner of the playoffs in the group stages.
The draw in full:
Pool A: Australia, England, Wales, Oceania 1, Play off winner
Pool B: South Africa, Samoa, Scotland, Asia 1, Americas 2
Pool C: New Zealand, Argentina, Tonga, Europe 1, Africa 1
Pool D: France, Ireland, Italy, Americas 1, Europe 2