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The board has decided not to offer a scrip dividend alternative in respect of the third quarter 2020 dividend.

The board has announced the payment of a dividend following the 3Q 2020 results. The timetable is shown below:

3Q 2020 dividend information

Dividend event - 3Q 2020 Date
3Q 20 results and US dollar cash dividend announcement date 27-Oct-20
Ex-dividend date for ordinary shareholders and ADS holders 5-Nov-20
Record date for 3Q 20 interim dividend 6-Nov-20
Scrip available No
Election date: latest date for receipt of DRIP Dividend Mandate Forms/Elections for Ordinary shares 30-Nov-20, 5pm GMT
Election date: latest date for receipt of GID Dividend Reinvestment Dividend Mandate Forms/Elections for ADSs Contact plan administrators - www.adr.com/bp
Sterling cash dividend per ordinary share announcement date 7-Dec-20
Dividend payment date and first date of dealings in the new shares 18-Dec-20
Dividend 3Q 2020 Rate
US dollar cash dividend per ordinary share (in US dollars)
US$0.0525
US dollar cash dividend per ADS (in US dollars)
$0.315
Sterling cash dividend per ordinary share
TBC

Details of the most recent dividend payment

Cash

Quarter  2Q 20
Date dividend paid 25-Sep-20
Dividend paid per ordinary share £0.040433
Dividend paid per ADS (US$) $0.3150