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SABMiller PLC - Dividend Currency Conversion

RNS Number:2530M
SABMiller PLC
17 November 2006


                                 SABMILLER PLC

                                INTERIM DIVIDEND

                   CURRENCY CONVERSION - SOUTH AFRICAN RANDS

17 November 2006


In its Interim Results announcement for the six months ended 30 September 2006,
published on 9 November 2006, SABMiller plc announced that the exchange rate to
be used to determine the Sterling and Rand equivalent of the interim dividend of
14 US cents per share would be calculated using the exchange rates prevailing on
16 November 2006 for the Rand equivalent and 4 December 2006 for the Sterling
equivalent.


The rate of exchange determined on 16 November 2006 is $:R = 7.14510 resulting
in an equivalent interim dividend of 100.03140 SA cents per share.


The dividend will be payable on 22 December 2006 to all shareholders registered
on the London and Johannesburg registers on 1 December 2006. The ex-dividend
trading dates will be 29 November 2006 on the London Stock Exchange and 27
November 2006 on the JSE Limited. The Sterling exchange rate will be announced
on 5 December 2006.


From the close of business on 16 November 2006 until the close of business on 1
December 2006, no transfers between the London and Johannesburg Registers will
be permitted and from the close of business on 24 November 2006 until the close
of business on 1 December 2006, no shares may be dematerialised or
rematerialised.


J Davidson

Group Company Secretary & General Counsel


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