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SABMiller PLC - Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number:6585O
SABMiller PLC
27 December 2006


SABMiller plc


Notification of Transactions by PDMR in accordance with DR3.1R


EBT Additional Award


The independent trustee of the SABMiller plc Employees' Benefit Trust (the
'EBT'), notified the company on 22 December 2006 that it had released 3,465
ordinary shares in SABMiller plc to a person discharging managerial
responsibility (PDMR) participating in the Performance Share Award Scheme (the
'Scheme').


On 10 June 2004 the company announced that the TSR performance condition had
been achieved in respect of Scheme awards made on 1 June 2001. The PDMR elected
to retain these vested awards with the EBT for a further two years. That period
having expired, the trustee has awarded additional nil-cost shares to the PDMR
in accordance with the terms of the Scheme. The number of additional shares
awarded, the number automatically sold to meet the PDMR's tax liabilities, and
the number retained by the PDMR are set out below:

Name of Additional shares  Shares sold to meet    Shares       Revised total
PDMR    awarded to PDMR    PDMR's tax liabilities retained by  beneficial
                                                  PDMR         holding
B J K      3,465                  1,213           2,252       124,780
Smith


Price per share for shares sold: £10.63

Date of sale: 21 December 2006

Date company informed of sale: 22 December 2006


The shares sold to meet the PDMR's tax liabilities were purchased by the EBT.
Following these transactions, the EBT holds a total of 3,036,363 ordinary shares
in SABMiller plc in which certain senior employees including the following
directors and PDMR's have an interest as potential beneficiaries: Mr E.A.G.
Mackay, Mr M.I. Wyman, Mr N.J. Adami, Dr A.J Clark, Ms S.M. Clark, Mr J.
Davidson, Mr N T Fell, Mr N.T. Long, Mr J. Nel, Mr A.C. Parker, Mr B.J.K. Smith
and, Mr C.A. van Kralingen.


John Davidson

General Counsel and Group Company Secretary


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