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SABMiller PLC - Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number:0059F
SABMiller PLC
22 June 2006


NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS, PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL
RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS

This form is intended for use by an issuer to make a RIS notification required
by DR 3.1.4R(1).


(1)      An issuer making a notification in respect of a transaction relating to
the shares or debentures
         of the issuer should complete boxes 1 to 16, 23 and 24.
(2)      An issuer making a notification in respect of a derivative relating to
the shares of the issuer
         should complete boxes 1 to 4, 6, 8, 13, 14, 16, 23 and 24.
(3)      An issuer making a notification in respect of options granted to a
director/person discharging
         managerial responsibilities should complete boxes 1 to 3 and 17 to 24.
(4)      An issuer making a notification in respect of a financial instrument
relating to the shares of
         the issuer (other than a debenture) should complete boxes 1 to 4, 6, 8,
9, 11, 13, 14, 16, 23 and
         24.


Please complete all relevant boxes in block capital letters.


1. Name of the issuer

SABMiller plc

2. State whether the notification relates to (i) a transaction notified in
accordance with DR 3.1.4R(1)(a); or

(ii) DR 3.1.4(R)(1)(b) a disclosure made in accordance with section 324 (as
extended by section 328) of the Companies Act 1985; or

(iii) both (i) and (ii)

(iii) both (i) and (ii)

3. Name of person discharging managerial responsibilities/director

Mr E.A.G. Mackay

4. State whether notification relates to a person connected with a person
discharging managerial responsibilities/director named in 3 and identify the
connected person

Relates only to person named at 3

5. Indicate whether the notification is in respect of a holding of the person
referred to in 3 or 4 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest

This notification relates to the person named at 3 and The Graham Mackay Family
Trust

6. Description of shares (including class), debentures or derivatives or
financial instruments relating to shares

Ordinary shares of US$0.10 each

7. Name of registered shareholders(s) and, if more than one, the number of
shares held by each of them

Mr E.A.G. Mackay                                     6
Greenwood Nominees Limited                           245,745
The Graham Mackay Family Trust                       54,500


8 State the nature of the transaction

Exercise of share options, subsequent sale of share and further exercise of
share options

9. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares
acquired

150,000 shares were acquired (pursuant to an option, of which.100,000 of these
shares were subsequently sold). 100,000 further shares were acquired (pursuant
to an option).

10. Percentage of issued class acquired (treasury shares of that class should
not be taken into account when calculating percentage)

E. A. G. Mackay - 0.01%

The Graham Mackay Trust - 0.007%

11. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares
disposed

100,000

12. Percentage of issued class disposed (treasury shares of that class should
not be taken into account when calculating percentage)

0.007%

13. Price per share or value of transaction

150,000 shares exercised at R46.40 per share

100,000 sold at R127.45 per share

100,000 shares exercised at R53.95 per share

14. Date and place of transaction

20 June 2006, Johannesburg

15. Total holding following notification and total percentage holding following
notification (any treasury shares should not be taken into account when
calculating percentage)

Mr E.A.G. Mackay                                     50,006
Greenwood Nominees Limited                           245,745
The Graham Mackay Family Trust

                                                     154,500


16. Date issuer informed of transaction

20 June 2006


If a person discharging managerial responsibilities has been granted options by
the issuer complete the following boxes

N/A

17 Date of grant

18. Period during which or date on which it can be exercised

19. Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the option

20. Description of shares or debentures involved (class and number)

21. Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) or indication that price is to be
fixed at the time of exercise

22. Total number of shares or debentures over which options held following
notification

23. Any additional information

24. Name of contact and telephone number for queries

Holly Richards +44 (0) 1483 264 038

Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making
notification

Mr A. O. C. Tonkinson, Company Secretary

Date of notification

22 June 2006
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