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Dividends

BP p.l.c. has suspended the Scrip Dividend Programme effective for the third quarter 2019 interim dividend, payable on 20 December 2019. The Company does not anticipate offering a scrip election for the foreseeable future.

The board has announced the payment of a dividend following the 3Q 2019 results. The timetable is shown below:

3Q 2019 dividend information

Dividend event - 3Q 2019 Date
3Q 19 results and US dollar cash dividend announcement date 29-Oct-19
Ex-dividend date 07-Nov-19
Record date for 3Q 19 interim dividend 08-Nov-19
Scrip available No
Election date: latest date for receipt of DRIP Dividend Mandate Forms/Elections for Ordinary shares 02-Dec-19, 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 09-Dec-19
Dividend payment date and first date of dealings in the new shares 20-Dec-19
Dividend 3Q 2019 Rate
US dollar cash dividend per ordinary share (in US dollars)
$0.1025
US dollar cash dividend per ADS (in US dollars)
$0.615
 Sterling cash dividend per ordinary share
TBC

Details of the most recent dividend payment

Cash

Quarter  2Q 19
Date dividend paid 20-Sep-19
Dividend paid per ordinary share £0.083475
Dividend paid per ADS (US$) $0.615

Scrip

Reference share price per ordinary share (US$)
$6.070
Reference share price per ADS (US$)
$36.470