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Notice of Dividend Currency Exchange Rates

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RNS Number : 5040F
09 March 2020



Group Governance

9 March 2020








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Notice of Dividend Currency Exchange Rates - 2020 Interim Dividend


Name of entities       

BHP Group Limited

BHP Group Plc


ABN  49 004 028 077

Registration Number  3196209


On 18 February 2020, the Board of BHP determined to pay an interim dividend of 65 US cents per share for the half year ended 31 December 2019. As noted in the dividend determination on 18 February 2020 the currency conversion for Australian cents, British pence and New Zealand cents will be based on the foreign currency exchange rates on the Dividend Reinvestment Plan Election date, 9 March 2020, and for South African cents one week before the Record Date on the JSE Limited, which was 28 February 2020(1). 

The following table sets out the currency exchange rates applicable for the dividend:


Dividend 65 US cents       per share

Exchange rate

Dividend per ordinary share in local currency

Australian cents



British pence



New Zealand cents



South African cents(1)




The dividend will be paid on 24 March 2020.



Authorised for lodgement by:

Geof Stapledon

Company Secretary

+44 20 7802 4000


[1] On 28 February 2020 we announced to the London Stock Exchange and the JSE Limited the currency exchange rate applicable to the dividend payable in South African cents.


BHP Group Limited ABN 49 004 028 077                                                    BHP Group Plc Registration number 3196209
LEI WZE1WSENV6JSZFK0JC28                                                                  LEI 549300C116EOWV835768

Registered in Australia                                                                                 Registered in England and Wales
Registered Office: Level 18, 171 Collins Street Melbourne Victoria 3000             Registered Office: Nova South 160 Victoria Street London SW1E 5LB United Kingdom

Tel +61 1300 55 4757  Fax +61 3 9609 3015                                                   Tel +44 20 7802 4000  Fax +44 20 7802 4111


Members of the BHP Group which is headquartered in Australia

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