These frequently asked questions are aimed to provide you with a snapshot of Tesco PLC and answers to some shareholder queries.

When is the next Tesco dividend payable?

We'll post any future key dates on our financial calendar when they are announced.

How often does Tesco pay dividends?

View the dividend calculator and historic dividend prices

Can I elect to reinvest my cash dividends in Tesco ordinary shares?

Yes. You will need to complete an application form and send it to Equiniti, Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing Business Park, Lancing, West Sussex, BN99 6DA . Alternatively you can join by calling Equiniti on 0871 384 2977.

I haven't received my last dividend cheque who do I need to contact?

You will need to let Equiniti know. They will be able to place a stop against your missing dividend cheque, and will arrange to issue a replacement. You can do this by telephoning 0871 384 2977 within the UK, or by writing to Equiniti, Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing Business Park, Lancing, West Sussex, BN99 6DA, or by signing onto www.shareview.co.uk. You will need to quote your shareholder reference number, which can be found at the top of your share certificates.

I have found an out of date dividend cheque what can I do?

You will need to contact Equiniti, who will arrange to issue a replacement. You can do this by telephoning 0871 384 2977 within the UK, or by writing to Equiniti, Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing Business Park, Lancing, West Sussex, BN99 6DA, or by signing onto www.shareview.co.uk. You will need to quote your shareholder account number, which can be found at the top of your share certificates.

Can I have my Tesco dividends paid directly into my bank or building society account?

Yes you can. You will need to request a BACS dividend mandate form from Equiniti. You can do this by telephoning 0871 384 2976 within the UK, or by writing to Equiniti, Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing Business Park, Lancing, West Sussex, BN99 6DA, or by signing onto www.shareview.co.uk. You will need to quote your shareholder reference number, which can be found at the top of your share certificates.

Will I still receive notification of dividend payments if they are paid direct into my bank or building society account?

Yes, a dividend tax voucher will be sent to your registered address when the interim dividend is paid. This tax voucher covers the whole tax year.