Company Announcements

Total Voting Rights

Source: RNS
RNS Number : 5672R
01 March 2023

BP p.l.c.

Total voting rights and share capital


As at 28 February 2023, the issued share capital of BP p.l.c. comprised 17,986,683,714 ordinary shares (excluding treasury shares) par value US$0.25 per share, each with one vote; and 12,706,252 preference shares par value £1 per share with two votes for every £5 in nominal capital held.


The number of ordinary shares held in treasury by BP p.l.c. is 939,477,248. These treasury shares are not taken into consideration in relation to the payment of dividends and voting at shareholder meetings.


The total number of voting rights in BP p.l.c. is 17,991,766,214. This information may be used by shareholders for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, BP p.l.c. under the FCA's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules ("DGTRs"). 


This announcement is made in accordance with the requirements of DGTR 5.6.



Publication of new total number of voting rights according to Sec. 41 WpHG


Publication of total number of voting rights 


1. Information on the issuer 

BP p.l.c. 

1 St. James's Square 





2. Type of capital measure 


Type of capital measure 

Status at / date of effectiveness 


Issue of subscription shares (Section 41 (2) WpHG) 


Other capital measure (§ 41 (1) WpHG) 

28 February 2023



3. New total number of voting rights: 

No. Ordinary shares of US$0.25 each (excluding treasury shares)


No. Preference shares of £1 each 


No. Ordinary shares held in treasury 


New total number of voting rights (including treasury shares): 



Ordinary shares have one vote per share and preference shares two votes for every £5 in nominal capital held.

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