GKN PLC: Total Voting Rights

GKN plc                                     
                       Voting Rights and Capital                            
In compliance with Rule 5.6.1 of the Financial Services Authority's Disclosure
and Transparency Rules, as at 31 December 2012 the issued ordinary share
capital of GKN plc consisted of 1,660,529,859 ordinary shares of 10p each. Each
ordinary share carries one vote. GKN plc holds 28,243,201 ordinary shares in
Treasury. Therefore, the total number of voting rights in GKN plc is
1,632,286,658. 
The above figure (1,632,286,658) may be used by shareholders (and others with
notification obligations) as the denominator for the calculations by which they
can determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to
their interest in, GKN plc under the Financial Services Authority's Disclosure
and Transparency Rules. 
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