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

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

15 April 2013

                                   G4S PLC


The company was notified on 12 April 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 71,051,510  ordinary shares.  This 
amounts to 5.04% of the company's total voting rights.

Peter David
Company Secretary           


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Helen Parris - Director of Investor Relations +44 (0) 1293 554423
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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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