SDRL - Dividend Information

Hamilton, Bermuda, June 4, 2013 - Reference is made to the first quarter 2013 report released on May 28, 2013. Seadrill Limited will be trading ex-dividend of a cash dividend of US$0.88 per share on June 5, 2013.

The record date is June 7, 2013, and the dividend will be paid on or about June 20, 2013.

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.