RNS Number : 4584V
10 July 2009

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On 9 July 2009 SABMiller plc submitted to the Financial Services Authority an updated base prospectus relating to its U.S.$5,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Note Programme which was established on 25 July 2008 (the "Programme").

SABMiller plc expects that any notes issued under the Programme will be admitted to the Official List of the UK Listing Authority and admitted to trading on the Regulated Market of the London Stock Exchange plc. No notes have yet been issued under the Programme.

The updated base prospectus will shortly be available for inspection at the Financial Services Authority's Document Viewing Facility, which is situated at:

Financial Services Authority

25 The North Colonnade
Canary Wharf

E14 5HS

Telephone number: +44 (0) 20 7066 1000

The updated base prospectus will also be available for viewing at www.sabmiller.com.


About SABMiller plc 

SABMiller is one of the world's largest brewers with brewing interests and distribution agreements across six continents. The group's wide portfolio of brands includes premium international beers such as Grolsch, Miller Genuine Draft, Peroni Nastro Azzurro and Pilsner Urquell, as well as market-leading local brands such as Aguila, Castle, Miller Lite, Snow and Tyskie. SABMiller is also one of the largest bottlers of Coca-Cola products in the world.

In the year ended 31 March 2009, the group reported US$3,405 million in adjusted pre-tax profit and group revenue of US$25,302 million. SABMiller plc is listed on the London and Johannesburg stock exchanges. For more information on SABMiller, visit the company's website: www.sabmiller.com.

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