The Board determines Aristocrat’s interim dividend at the time of its interim results announcement and its final dividend at the time of its full-year results announcement.
Information on Aristocrat’s dividends, including when dividends are paid, are set out below:
|RECORD DATE||PAYMENT DATE||DIVIDEND TYPE||
|02/12/2021||17/12/2021||Final dividend||26.0 cents||26.0 cents|
|31/05/2021||02/07/2021||Interim dividend||15.0 cents||15.0 cents|
|02/12/2020||02/12/2020||Final dividend||10.0 cents||10.0 cents|
|Not applicable||Not applicable||Interim dividend||0.0 cents||0.0 cents|
|29/11/2019||17/12/2019||Final dividend||34.0 cents||34.0 cents|
|30/05/2019||02/07/2019||Interim dividend||22.0 cents||22.0 cents|
|05/12/2018||19/12/2018||Final dividend||27.0 cents||27.0 cents|
|30/05/2018||03/07/2018||Interim dividend||19.0 cents||19.0 cents|
|06/12/2017||20/12/2017||Final dividend||20.0 cents||20.0 cents|
|31/05/2017||03/07/2017||Interim dividend||14.0 cents||3.5 cents|
|06/12/2016||20/12/2016||Final dividend||15.0 cents||0.0 cents|
|02/06/2016||01/07/2016||Interim dividend||10.0 cents||0.0 cents|
Aristocrat currently has a discretionary dividend policy, with the Board regularly reviewing the level of dividends paid to shareholders. This policy is taken as part of Aristocrat’s overall capital allocation priorities. The Board continues to assess the level of dividends and franking available to pay to shareholders.
Dividend Reinvestment Plan
Aristocrat's Directors consider whether the Company’s Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP) should operate each time a dividend is declared.
The DRP Rules and the ‘Dividend Reinvestment Plan Application or Variation Form’ are available from Aristocrat’s share registrar, Boardroom Limited. Refer to the Share Registry contact details for more information.
See the Frequently Asked Questions for more answers to questions regarding Dividends.