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The board has decided not to offer a scrip dividend alternative in respect of the first quarter 2021 dividend.

The board has announced the payment of a dividend following the 1Q 2021 results. The timetable is shown below:

1Q 2021 dividend information

Dividend 1Q 2021 Rate
US dollar cash dividend per ordinary share (in US dollars)
US$0.0525
US dollar cash dividend per ADS (in US dollars)
$0.3150
Sterling cash dividend per ordinary share
£0.037118
Dividend event - 1Q 2021 Date
1Q 21 results and US dollar cash dividend announcement date 27-Apr-21
Ex-dividend date for ordinary shareholders and ADS holders 06-May-21
Record date for 1Q 21 interim dividend 07-May-21
Scrip available No
Election date: latest date for receipt of DRIP Dividend Mandate Forms/Elections for Ordinary shares 01-Jun-21, 5pm BST
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 08-Jun-21
Dividend payment date and first date of dealings in the new shares 18-Jun-21

Details of the most recent dividend payment

Cash

Quarter  1Q 21
Date dividend paid 18-Jun-21
Dividend paid per ordinary share £0.037118
Dividend paid per ADS (US$) $0.3150