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Royal Dutch Shell plc Scrip Dividend Programme

Beginning with its first quarter interim dividend for 2015, RDS provides eligible shareholders with a choice to receive dividends in cash or in shares via a Scrip Dividend Programme. The Terms and Conditions of the Programme are given below:

Shareholders who wish to speak to someone about cancellation of the Programme, please see below:

 

contact details
Ways of holding shares Who to contact for help How to contact them

Holders of share certificates, holders of shares held through CREST or the RDS Corporate Nominee

Company’s registrar, Equiniti

 

Phone:
0800 169 1679
(from within the UK)

Phone:
+44 (0) 121 415 7073
(from outside the UK)

Registered ADS holders

 

The Bank of New York Mellon

 

Phone:
+1 888 737 2377
(from within the US)

Phone:
+1 201 680 6825
(from outside the US)

Holders of shares through a securities account with a bank or another financial institution holding ultimately through Euroclear Nederland

 

Your bank or financial institution using their usual contact details or alternatively contact our Agent, ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

 

ANB AMRO Bank N.V.

Phone:
+800 222 62676
(toll free, Europe only)

Phone:
+31 20 344 2000
(not toll free)

Beneficial ADS holders

 

Your bank, broker or financial intermediary through which you hold your ADSs.

Usual contact details

 

Shareholders who hold their shares by any other method please contact your bank, broker or financial institution using their usual contact details

 

Your bank, broker or financial institution

 

Usual contact details

 

If you are not sure how you hold your shares or who you should contact from the institutions listed

 

Company’s registrar, Equiniti

 

Phone:
0800 169 1679
(from within the UK)

Phone:
+44 (0) 121 415 7073
(from outside the UK)

Institutional shareholders Royal Dutch Shell Investor Relations Usual contact details

The following information relates to tax basis for shares or ADSs issued under the scrip dividend programme.

UK

The Market price of RDSA and RDSB on the London Stock Exchange on the dividend payment date as calculated in accordance with S272 (3)(b) of the Taxation of Chargeable Gains Act 1992 is shown in the table below.

US

Under Shell’s Scrip Dividend Program, holders of A ADSs and B ADSs could elect to receive a dividend in cash or in A ADSs.  In accordance with IRS rules, Shell reports the U.S. tax basis of A ADSs distributed as part of the scrip program. The table below summarizes that U.S. tax basis information. Supporting documentation (as described in Internal Revenue Code Sec. 6045B)  is contained in the following summary table.

 

UK & US Tax basis
Payment date UK Tax basis RDSA UK Tax basis RDSB US Tax Basis
US Tax Basis
  GBpence GBpence USD ($) Supporting Documentation
Q2 2015
22 June 2015
1,872.88 1,901.75 59.30 Q2 2015
Q1 2014
26 June 2014
2,400.63 2,522.75 81.82 Q1 2014
Q4 2013
27 Mar 2014
2,186.75 2,317.75 72.64 Q4 2013
Q3 2013
23 Dec 2013
2,153.25 2,260.25 70.42 Q3 2013
Q2 2013
26 Sep 2013
2,058.10 2,157.6 65.90 Q2 2013
Q1 2013
27 Jun 2013
2,104.60 2,185.60 64.12 Q1 2013
Q4 2012
28 Mar 2013
2,128.80
2,184.80
64.59
Q4 2012
Q3 2012
20 Dec 2012
2139.80 2199.80 69.70 Q3 2012
Q2 2012
20 Sep2012
2,196.00 2,259.50 71.18 Q2 2012
Q1 2012
21 Jun 2012
2,130.80 2,210.8 66.52 Q1 2012
Q4 2011
22 Mar 2012
2,220.80 2,243.8 71.51 Q4 2011
Q3 2011
16 Dec 2011
2,275.30 2,342.80 71.75 Q3 2011
Q2 2011
19 Sep 2011
2,057.30 2,081.30 65.39 Q2 2011
Q1 2011
27 Jun 2011
2,125.30 2,126.30 68.99 Q1 2011
Q4 2010
25 Mar 2011
2,257.80 2,257.80 73.51 Q4 2010
Q3 2010
17 Dec 2010
2,070.80 2,069.30 65.30 Q3 2010
scrip dividend programme documents

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THE DOCUMENTS ARE INTENDED FOR AND SHOULD BE READ ONLY BY THOSE HOLDING SHARES IN THE FOLLOWING WAYS

Chairman's letter to Shareholders

 

  • Holders of share certificates and CREST shareholders
  • Shares held through the RDS Corporate Nominee Service
  • Shares held through a securities account with a bank or another financial institution holding ultimately through Euroclear Nederland
  • Registered ADS holders

Terms and Conditions

  • Holders of share certificates and CREST shareholders
  • Shares held through the RDS Corporate Nominee Service
  • Shares held through a securities account with a bank or another financial institution holding ultimately through Euroclear Nederland
  • Registered ADS holders

Q&A leaflet for Shareholders with share certificates and CREST Shareholders

 

 
  • Holders of share certificates and CREST Shareholders

Q&A leaflet for RDS Corporate Nominee Participants

 

 
  • Shares held through the RDS Corporate Nominee Service

Q&A leaflet for Shareholders holding Shares in a securities account with a bank or financial
institution holding through Euroclear Nederland

 

 
  • Shares held through a securities account with a bank or another financial institution holding ultimately through Euroclear Nederland

Q&A leaflet for ADS Holders

 

  • Registered ADS holders and beneficial ADS holders