G4S plc DK : G4S plc DK : Notification of Major Shareholding

         G4S plc DK : G4S plc DK : Notification of Major Shareholding

26 March 2013

                                   G4S PLC

                      NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR SHAREHOLDING

The company was notified on 25 March 2013 by BlackRock, Inc that, following an
acquisition of voting rights,  through a chain  of controlled undertakings  it 
now holds indirectly voting rights in the company through ordinary shares  and 
through other  financial instruments  over 70,692,880  ordinary shares.  This 
amounts to 5.01% of the company's total voting rights.

Peter David
Company Secretary           

   

For further enquiries, please contact:
Helen Parris - Director of Investor Relations +44 (0) 1293 554423
Media enquiries:
Adam Mynott - Director of Media Relations     +44 (0) 1293 554400
David Allchurch                               +44 (0) 207 353 4200
Tulchan Group

Notes to Editors:

G4S  is  the  world's  leading  secure  outsourcing  group,  specialising   in 
outsourcing of business processes in  sectors where security and safety  risks 
are considered a strategic threat. G4S is the largest employer quoted on  the 
London  Stock  Exchange  and  has  a  secondary  stock  exchange  listing   in 
Copenhagen. G4S  has operations  in more  than 125  countries and  more  than 
620,000 employees. For more information on G4S, visit www.g4s.com .

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