Our interim and final dividend determination dates coincide with the announcements of our interim and full year results.
2017 Interim Dividend
The proposed dates1 for the 2017 Final Dividend of BHP Billiton Limited and BHP Billiton Plc are as follows:
|Half Yearly Results Announcement and Dividend Determination
||20 February 2018
|Currency conversion into RAND
||2 March 2018
|Last day to trade cum dividend on JSE Limited
||6 March 2018
|Ex-Dividend Date (Johannesburg stock exchanges)
||7 March 2018
|Ex-Dividend Date (Australian, London and New York2 stock exchanges)
||8 March 2018
|Record Date (including currency conversion and currency election dates for Australian & London stock exchanges)
||9 March 2018
||27 March 2018
1 Dates are subject to change.
2 BHP Billiton Limited and BHP Billiton Plc shares are listed in the form of American Depositary Shares (ADSs) and traded as American Depository Receipts (ADRs) on the NYSE. Each ADS represents two ordinary shares.
Summary of previous dividends