Data as at: 27/05/2024

Dividend frequency
Quarterly
Dividend policy
The revenue account of is managed with the objective of continuing its record of delivering a rising income stream in real terms for shareholders. Prudent use of revenue reserves established over many decades is made whenever necessary to help meet any revenue shortfall. Dividends can also be paid from capital reserves although the Board has no current need or intention of doing so. The Company pays dividend quarterly.
Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec
Dividend cover
(revenue reserves) (years)
Revenue reserves (m) 5yr dividend growth (%) p.a. Dividend yield (%)
1.46 107.29 5.97 1.43

Dividend history

Dividends displayed in traded currency.

Ex-div date Payment date Dividend amount Special dividend Financial year
11/04/2024 09/05/2024 4.500 No 2023
04/01/2024 01/02/2024 3.400 No 2023
05/10/2023 01/11/2023 3.400 No 2023
29/06/2023 01/08/2023 3.400 No 2023
10/04/2023 11/05/2023 3.900 No 2022
05/01/2023 01/02/2023 3.200 No 2022
06/10/2022 01/11/2022 3.200 No 2022
30/06/2022 01/08/2022 3.200 No 2022
07/04/2022 10/05/2022 3.800 No 2021
06/01/2022 01/02/2022 3.000 No 2021
07/10/2021 01/11/2021 3.000 No 2021
15/07/2021 02/08/2021 3.000 No 2021
15/04/2021 13/05/2021 3.400 No 2020
07/01/2021 01/02/2021 2.900 No 2020
08/10/2020 02/11/2020 2.900 No 2020
16/07/2020 03/08/2020 2.900 No 2020
16/04/2020 13/05/2020 2.900 No 2019
02/01/2020 31/01/2020 2.900 No 2019
03/10/2019 01/11/2019 2.900 No 2019
04/07/2019 01/08/2019 2.900 No 2019
04/04/2019 08/05/2019 2.800 No 2018
03/01/2019 01/02/2019 2.800 No 2018
04/10/2018 01/11/2018 2.700 No 2018
05/07/2018 01/08/2018 2.700 No 2018
29/03/2018 01/05/2018 2.700 No 2017
04/01/2018 01/02/2018 2.700 No 2017
28/09/2017 01/11/2017 2.500 No 2017
06/07/2017 01/08/2017 2.500 No 2017
30/03/2017 02/05/2017 2.700 No 2016
05/01/2017 01/02/2017 2.450 No 2016
29/09/2016 01/11/2016 2.350 No 2016
30/06/2016 01/08/2016 2.350 No 2016
31/03/2016 03/05/2016 2.700 No 2015
07/01/2016 01/02/2016 2.300 No 2015
01/10/2015 02/11/2015 2.300 No 2015
02/07/2015 03/08/2015 2.300 No 2015
26/03/2015 01/05/2015 2.700 No 2014
02/01/2015 02/02/2015 2.200 No 2014
01/10/2014 03/11/2014 2.200 No 2014
02/07/2014 01/08/2014 2.200 No 2014
26/03/2014 01/05/2014 2.700 No 2013
31/12/2013 03/02/2014 2.100 No 2013
02/10/2013 01/11/2013 2.100 No 2013
10/07/2013 01/08/2013 2.100 No 2013
03/04/2013 01/05/2013 2.500 No 2012
09/01/2013 01/02/2013 2.000 No 2012
08/08/2012 07/09/2012 4.000 No 2012
11/04/2012 11/05/2012 4.100 No 2011
10/08/2011 09/09/2011 3.000 No 2011
13/04/2011 09/05/2011 3.750 No 2010
11/08/2010 09/09/2010 3.000 No 2010
17/03/2010 31/03/2010 3.650 No 2009
05/08/2009 09/09/2009 3.000 No 2009
18/03/2009 08/05/2009 3.450 No 2008
06/08/2008 09/09/2008 3.000 No 2008
19/03/2008 08/05/2008 3.150 No 2007
08/08/2007 11/09/2007 2.700 No 2007
14/03/2007 09/05/2007 2.850 No 2006
02/08/2006 11/09/2006 2.450 No 2006
05/04/2006 24/05/2006 2.550 No 2005
03/08/2005 12/09/2005 2.200 No 2005
02/03/2005 24/02/2005 0.200 Yes 2004
02/03/2005 09/05/2005 2.100 No 2004
11/08/2004 17/09/2004 1.900 No 2004
10/03/2004 17/05/2004 1.900 No 2003
13/08/2003 19/09/2003 1.800 No 2003
12/03/2003 08/05/2003 2.450 No 2002
14/08/2002 20/09/2002 1.050 No 2002
13/03/2002 09/05/2002 2.300 No 2001
29/08/2001 01/10/2001 1.000 No 2001
21/03/2001 10/05/2001 2.150 No 2000
21/08/2000 02/10/2000 0.950 No 2000
06/03/2000 11/05/2000 2.000 No 1999
23/08/1999 01/10/1999 0.900 No 1999
08/03/1999 26/04/1999 1.910 No 1998
24/08/1998 02/10/1998 0.860 No 1998
30/03/1998 27/04/1998 1.710 No 1997
26/08/1997 03/10/1997 0.800 No 1997
01/04/1997 28/04/1997 1.580 No 1996
27/08/1996 04/10/1996 0.700 No 1996
01/04/1996 29/04/1996 1.437 No 1995
21/08/1995 06/10/1995 0.630 No 1995
20/03/1995 28/04/1995 1.279 No 1994
22/08/1994 03/10/1994 0.600 No 1994
14/03/1994 14/04/1994 1.185 No 1993
16/08/1993 01/10/1993 0.575 No 1993
15/03/1993 15/04/1993 1.115 No 1992
24/08/1992 01/10/1992 0.560 No 1992
09/03/1992 03/04/1992 1.060 No 1991
02/09/1991 01/10/1991 0.535 No 1991
11/03/1991 10/04/1991 0.950 No 1990
20/08/1990 01/10/1990 0.500 No 1990
12/03/1990 12/04/1990 0.900 No 1989
14/08/1989 02/10/1989 0.400 No 1989
27/02/1989 13/04/1989 0.770 No 1988
15/08/1988 03/10/1988 0.360 No 1988
11/03/1988 11/03/1988 0.680 No 1987
24/08/1987 24/08/1987 0.300 No 1987
09/03/1987 09/03/1987 0.580 No 1986
01/09/1986 01/09/1986 0.265 No 1986
10/03/1986 10/03/1986 0.495 No 1985
02/09/1985 02/09/1985 0.240 No 1985
11/03/1985 11/03/1985 0.419 No 1984
13/08/1984 13/08/1984 0.219 No 1984
27/02/1984 27/02/1984 0.407 No 1983
15/08/1983 15/08/1983 0.187 No 1983
07/03/1983 07/03/1983 0.373 No 1982
16/08/1982 16/08/1982 0.187 No 1982
01/03/1982 01/03/1982 0.353 No 1981
10/08/1981 10/08/1981 0.156 No 1981
02/03/1981 02/03/1981 0.305 No 1980
11/08/1980 11/08/1980 0.156 No 1980
25/02/1980 25/02/1980 0.244 No 1979
13/08/1979 13/08/1979 0.125 No 1979
26/02/1979 26/02/1979 0.205 No 1978
21/08/1978 21/08/1978 0.078 No 1978
27/02/1978 27/02/1978 0.173 No 1977
22/08/1977 22/08/1977 0.062 No 1977
28/02/1977 28/02/1977 0.128 No 1976
23/08/1976 23/08/1976 0.053 No 1976
23/02/1976 23/02/1976 0.111 No 1975
22/08/1975 22/08/1975 0.050 No 1975
24/02/1975 24/02/1975 0.101 No 1974
19/08/1974 19/08/1974 0.050 No 1974
25/02/1974 25/02/1974 0.091 No 1973
30/07/1973 30/07/1973 0.049 No 1973
26/02/1973 26/02/1973 0.076 No 1972
29/07/1972 31/07/1972 0.043 No 1972
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