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Thursday 01 December, 2005

Brambles Industries

Holding(s) in Company

Brambles Industries PLC
01 December 2005


SCHEDULE 10

NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES

1) Name of company

Brambles Industries plc

2) Name of shareholder having a major interest

The Capital Group Companies, Inc.

3) Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of
holding of the shareholder named in 2 above or in respect of a
non-beneficial interest or in the case of an individual holder if it is a
holding of that person's spouse or children under the age of 18

On behalf of its affiliates

4) Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the
number of shares held by each of them

See list below

5) Number of shares/amount of stock acquired

N/A

6) Percentage of issued class (any treasury shares held by company should not be
taken into account when calculating percentage)

N/A

7) Number of shares/amount of stock disposed

Not disclosed

8) Percentage of issued class

N/A

9) Class of security

Ordinary shares of 5p each

10) Date of transaction

Not advised

11) Date company informed

1 December 2005

12) Total holding following this notification

50,573,500

13) Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification (any
treasury shares held by company should not be taken into account when
calculating percentage)

6.97%

14) Any additional information

15) Name of contact and telephone number for queries

Kerry Porritt FCIS - 020 7659 6020

16) Name of authorised company official responsible for
making this notification

Kerry Porritt FCIS, Deputy Company Secretary

Date of notification 1 December 2005

Details of Registered Holders

Capital Guardian Trust Company                                            2.72%

State Street Nominees Limited                             2,964,191
Bank of New York Nominees                                   503,612
Northern Trust                                              187,700
Chase Nominees Limited                                   10,459,033
BT Globenet Nominees Ltd.                                   294,391
Midland Bank plc                                          1,763,400
Bankers Trust                                               879,100
Barclays Bank,                                               27,400
Barclays Global Securities Services
Brown Bros.                                                  28,135
Nortrust Nominees                                         1,194,214
Royal Bank of Scotland                                       58,900
MSS Nominees Limited                                         30,200
State Street Bank & Trust Co                                 76,500
Citibank NA                                                  27,100
Mellon Bank N.A.                                             51,100
ROY Nominees Limited                                         26,600
Mellon Nominees (UK) Limited                                475,800
HSBC                                                         27,913
JP Morgan Chase Bank                                        658,078
                                            Total        19,733,367

Capital International Limited                                             1.69%

State Street Nominees Limited                               211,810
Bank of New York Nominees                                 3,772,526
Northern Trust                                              653,112
Chase Nominees Limited                                    1,906,109
Midland Bank plc                                            192,000
Bankers Trust                                                54,200
Barclays Bank,                                              154,700
Barclays Global Securities Services
Citibank London                                             577,491
Morgan Guaranty                                              58,800
Nortrust Nominees                                         1,670,157
Royal Bank of Scotland                                      789,097
MSS Nominees Limited                                         42,800
State Street Bank & Trust Co                                204,986
National Westminster Bank                                   126,500
Lloyds Bank                                                 108,200
Citibank NA                                                  54,600
Deutsche Bank AG                                            333,900
HSBC Bank plc                                               333,400
Mellon Bank N.A.                                            169,104
Northern Trust AVFC                                         185,100
KAS UK                                                       42,915
Mellon Nominees (UK) Limited                                420,500
Bank One London                                             136,980
Clydesdale Bank plc                                          77,900
                                            Total        12,276,887

Capital International S.A.                                               0.778%

State Street Nominees Limited                                14,900
Chase Nominees Limited                                    2,096,176
Credit Suisse London Branch                                 103,600
Midland Bank plc                                            263,800
Barclays Bank, Barclays Global                              372,600
Securities Services
Brown Bros.                                                  85,360
Nortrust Nominees                                            17,300
Morgan Stanley                                               21,700
Royal Bank of Scotland                                      123,740
J.P. Morgan                                               1,978,600
Lloyds Bank                                                  23,956
Citibank NA                                                  73,400
Deutsche Bank AG                                            154,846
HSBC Bank plc                                               294,890
HSBC                                                         18,500
                                            Total         5,643,368

Capital International Inc.                                               0.526%

State Street Nominees Limited                             1,911,500
Bank of New York Nominees                                   152,585
Chase Nominees Limited                                      133,400
Midland Bank plc                                            189,700
Brown Bros.                                                 241,800
Nortrust Nominees                                           116,399
Royal Bank of Scotland                                      145,500
Sumitomo Trust & Banking                                     53,400
RBSTB Nominees Ltd.                                          66,500
State Street Australia Limited                               77,000
HSBC Bank plc                                               281,794
JP Morgan Chase Bank                                        447,300
                                            Total         3,816,878

Capital Research and Management Company                                  1.255%

Chase Nominees Limited                                    9,103,000
                                            Total         9,103,000




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