for the year ended 30 September

Notes to the annual financial statements

 
      Group   Company
      2011  
Rm  
  2010  
Rm  
  2011  
Rm  
  2010  
Rm  
8.   Cash dividends                  
  Ordinary dividends paid:                  
  Final 2010 – 220 cents per share (2009: 188 cents per share)    436,8     370,9     436,8     370,9  
  Interim 2011 – 77 cents per share (2010: 67 cents per share)    153,3     132,3     153,3     132,3  
  Attributable to Reunert shares held by a special purpose entity     (55,0)    (47,2)         
  Attributable to Reunert shares held by a subsidiary     (40,8)    –          
      494,3     456,0     590,1     503,2  
  Final ordinary cash dividend declared:                  
  253 cents per share (2010: 220 cents per share)    504,2     435,2     504,2     435,2  
  Attributable to Reunert shares held by a special purpose entity     (46,8)    (40,7)         
  Attributable to Reunert shares held by a subsidiary     (48,5)    (4,7)         
      408,9     389,8     504,2     435,2  
  The STC payable on the final dividend is estimated to be R40,9 million. Since the Reunert Limited dividend cycle will not close until 13 January 2012, this amount may change.