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Wednesday 06 September, 2006

Brambles Industries

Holding(s) in Company

Brambles Industries PLC
06 September 2006

SCHEDULE 10

NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES


1)   Name of company

     Brambles Industries plc

2)   Name of shareholder having a major interest


     UBS AG

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

     UBS AG, acting through its business group and legal entities listed
     below.

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

     Not disclosed



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


     N/A


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

     N/A


9)   Class of security

     Ordinary shares of 5p each

10)  Date of transaction

     1 September 2006


11)  Date company informed

     6 September 2006


12)  Total holding following this notification

     40,384,338

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)

     6.04%


14)  Any additional information




15)  Name of contact and telephone number for queries

     Laura Jackson - 020 7659 6030

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

     Laura Jackson, Assistant Secretary



     Date of notification: 6 September 2006



Details of Registered Holders

UBS Global Asset Management (Life) Ltd                            1,154,915
UBS AG London Branch                                             38,429,423
UBS Securities Australia Ltd                                        800,000
                                                  
Total                                                            40,384,338




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