Dividend guidance (issued 19 February 2016)
During the ultra-fast broadband build programme to 2020, the Board expects to be able to provide shareholders with modest long term dividend growth from a base of 20 cents per share per annum, subject to no material adverse changes in circumstances or outlook.
FY17 dividend guidance (issued 29 August 2016)
For FY17, Chorus will pay a dividend of 21.0 cents per share, with an interim dividend of 8.5 cents per share to be paid in April. A final dividend of 12.5 cents per share will be declared in August, subject to no material adverse changes in circumstance or outlook.
Dividend Reinvestment Plan
A Dividend Reinvestment Plan is available for shareholders wishing to reinvest all or part of their future dividends in additional Chorus shares. Please see the Plan Offer Document below for more information. To participate in the Plan, or change your existing participation, please see the Participation Notice below.
- Download the Dividend Reinvestment Plan [PDF, 165kB]
- Dividend Reinvestment Participation Notice [PDF, 539kB]
FY17 interim dividend
Record date (ASX and NZX): 21 March 2017
Payment date: 4 April 2017
ADR record date: 20 March 2017
ADR payment date: 14 April 2017
NZ8.5 cents per share, fully imputedNZ1.5 cents per share supplementary dividend*
FY16 final dividend paid 7 October 2016
|NZ12.0 cents per share, fully imputed
NZ2.12 cents per share supplementary dividend*
|FY16 interim dividend paid 5 April 2016||
NZ8 cents per share, fully imputed.
|FY15||No dividends paid|
|FY14||No dividends paid|
|FY13 final dividend||NZ15.5 cents per share, fully imputed.
NZ2.7353 cents per share supplementary dividend*
|FY13 interim dividend paid 12 April 2013||NZ10.0 cents per share, fully imputed.
NZ1.7647 cents per share supplementary dividend*
|FY12 dividend paid 5 October 2012 (for seven months to 30 June 2012 following Chorus' demerger)
||NZ14.6 cents per share, fully imputed.
NZ2.5765 cents per share supplementary dividend*
* Supplementary dividends are paid to shareholders not resident in New Zealand.