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

The board has announced the payment of a dividend following the 4Q 2020 results. The timetable is shown below:

4Q 2020 dividend information

Dividend event - 4Q 2020 Date
4Q 20 results and US dollar cash dividend announcement date 2-Feb-21
Ex-dividend date for ordinary shareholders and ADS holders 18-Feb-21
Record date for 4Q 20 interim dividend 19-Feb-21
Scrip available No
Election date: latest date for receipt of DRIP Dividend Mandate Forms/Elections for Ordinary shares 8-Mar-21, 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 15-Mar-21
Dividend payment date and first date of dealings in the new shares 26-Mar-21
Dividend 4Q 2020 Rate
US dollar cash dividend per ordinary share (in US dollars)
$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  3Q 20
Date dividend paid 18-Dec-20
Dividend paid per ordinary share £0.039169
Dividend paid per ADS (US$) $0.3150