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Current Announcement

Current Announcement | Dividend Payment History

25 August 2016: The Board has not declared a final ordinary dividend for the full-year ended 30 June 2016

The Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP) remains suspended.

Change of Address
Issuer sponsored shareholders should notify the share registry immediately upon any change in their address quoting their Securityholder Reference Number (SRN) either in writing or online through Computershare. Changes in addresses for broker sponsored holders should be directed to the sponsoring brokers with the appropriate Holder Identification Number (HIN). To download a form for this purpose please click on the 'Change of Address Form' below.

Change of Address Form

If a dividend is declared the payments may be paid directly into your nominated financial institution in Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom or United States. Dividend payments are electronically credited on the dividend payment date and confirmed by payment advices mailed directly to your registered shareholder address. Application forms are available from our Share Registry or update your details online through Computershare. To download a form for this purpose please click on the 'Direct Credit Instruction Form' below.

Direct Credit Instruction Form

If you have not provided direct credit instructions to have your dividend paid directly into a nominated financial institution or you do not have your shareholding registered in one of the above four countries, then you will receive an Australian dividend cheque.

Billabong International Limited also pays dividends by local currency cheque to shareholders who maintain a registered address in the following jurisdictions:
Europe – Euro,
Hong Kong - $HK,
Japan- Yen,
New Zealand - $NZ,
United Kingdom – GBP, and
United States - $US.

Dividend Reinvestment Plan
The Board has not declared a final ordinary dividend for the year ended 30 June 2016.

The Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP) remains suspended.

Billabong International Limited currently operates a Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP) which provides shareholders with the option of reinvesting all or part of their dividends in additional Billabong International Limited shares, without paying any brokerage or other entry costs.

Participation in the DRP is optional, but only shareholders with a registered address in Australia or New Zealand at the relevant dividend record date are eligible to participate.  

Dividends will be applied in subscribing for the maximum whole number of new Shares or acquiring on-market the maximum whole number of existing Shares for transfer to Participants (or a combination of both options).

If any cash balance exists, it will be retained in the Participant's account for the Plan, without interest.

The DRP Rules provide that the Billabong International Limited Board may, in its discretion, allow participants a discount in respect of the share price calculated under the DRP Rules in respect of a dividend.  Any discount will be announced to the ASX.

Details on the operation of the DRP are summarised in the Frequently Asked Questions below. If shareholders choose to participate in the DRP, their participation will be under the terms of the DRP Rules, which are also available below.

DRP Election/Variation Form can be downloaded below or are available from our Share Registry or you can update your details online through Computershare.

 DRP Introduction Q&A's 21 August 2008
 DRP Rules
 DRP Election/Variation Form

Tax File Numbers (TFN)
Billabong International Limited is obliged to deduct tax from unfranked or partially franked dividends paid to shareholders registered in Australia who have not provided their TFN to the Company. If you wish to provide your TFN, please contact the Share Registry or update your details online.

Consolidation of Multiple Shareholdings
If you have multiple shareholding accounts that you wish to consolidate into a single account, please advise the Share Registry in writing. If your holdings are broker sponsored, please contact the sponsoring broker directly.

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