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SABMiller PLC - Dividend Currency Conversion

RNS Number:0640F
SABMiller PLC
23 June 2006

                                 SABMILLER PLC

                                 FINAL DIVIDEND

                   CURRENCY CONVERSION - SOUTH AFRICAN RANDS





23 June 2006





In the Preliminary Results announcement by SABMiller plc for the year ended 31
March 2006 published on 18 May 2006, the Company announced that the exchange
rate to be used to determine the Sterling and Rand equivalent of the final
dividend of 31 US cents per share would be calculated using the exchange rates
prevailing on 22 June 2006 for the Rand equivalent and 10 July 2006 for the
Sterling equivalent.



The rate of exchange determined on 22 June 2006 is $:R = 7.30200, resulting in
an equivalent final dividend of  226.36200 SA cents per share.



The dividend will be payable on 4 August 2006 to all shareholders registered on
the London or Johannesburg registers on 7 July 2006. The ex-dividend trading
dates will be 5 July 2006 on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and 3 July 2006 on
the JSE Limited.



Shareholders will be asked to approve this proposal at the annual general
meeting scheduled for 28 July 2006.





A O C Tonkinson
Company Secretary




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