Dividend policy

Telenor aims for year-on-year growth in ordinary dividends per share. Telenor pays semi-annual dividends. Buy-back of own shares and / or extraordinary dividend pay-outs will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

Dividend history

Year Dividend
(in NOK)
Proposed Approved Ex. dividend Record date Payout
2017* 4.40 18 Sep 2018 20 Sep 2018 21 Sep 2018 2 Oct 2018
2017 3.90 31 Jan 2018 2 May 2018 18 Oct 2018 19 Oct 2018 1 Nov 2018
2017 4.20 31 Jan 2018 2 May 2018 3 May 2018 4 May 2018 15 May 2018
2016 3.50 2 Feb 2017 10 May 2017 27 Oct 2017 30 Oct 2017 7 Nov 2017
2016 4.30 2 Feb 2017 10 May 2017 11 May 2017 12 May 2017 24 May 2017
2015 3.50 10 Feb 2016 25 Oct 2016 28 Oct 2016 31 Oct 2016 10 Nov 2016
2015 4.00 10 Feb 2016 11 May 2016 12 May 2016 13 May 2016 26 May 2016
2014 3.50 11 Feb 2015 27 Oct 2015 2 Nov 2015 3 Nov 2015 12 Nov 2015
2014 3.80 11 Feb 2015 20 May 2015 21 May 2015 22 May 2015 3 June 2015
2013 7.00 12 Feb 2014 14 May 2014 15 May 2014 19 May 2014 28 May 2014
2012 6.00 13 Feb 2013 15 May 2013 16 May 2013 22 May 2013 30 May 2013
2011 5.00 8 Feb 2012 16 May 2012 18 May 2012 22 May 2012 31 May 2012
2010 3.80 8 Feb 2011 19 May 2011 20 May 2011 24 May 2011 3 June 2011
2009 2.50 10 Feb 2010 19 May 2010 20 May 2010 25 May 2010 4 June 2010
2008 0 27 Jan 2009 11 May 2009
2007 3.40 13 Feb 2008 8 May 2008 9 May 2008 13 May 2008 22 May 2008
2006 2.50 15 Feb 2007 15 May 2007 16 May 2007 18 May 2007 29 May 2007
2005 2.00 15 Feb 2006 23 May 2006 24 May 2006 26 May 2006 8 June 2006
2004 1.50 15 Feb 2005 20 May 2005 21 May 2005 25 May 2005 6 June 2005
2003 1.00 13 Feb 2004 6 May 2004 7 May 2004 11 May 2004 25 May 2004
2002 0.45 13 Feb 2003 8 May 2003 9 May 2003 13 May 2003 23 May 2003
2001 0.35 14 Feb 2002 8 May 2002 9 May 2002 13 May 2002 29 May 2002

* On 18 September 2018 the Board of Directors of Telenor ASA resolved to pay out a special dividend of NOK 4.40 per share following the disposal of Telenor’s assets in Central, Eastern Europe, as announced on 21 March 2018. The basis for the dividend was the authorisation given by Telenor’s Annual General Meeting on 2 May 2018.

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