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Capita Group PLC (CPI)

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Wednesday 16 January, 2008

Capita Group PLC

Holding(s) in Company


1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which
voting rights are attached:

The Capita Group Plc

2. Reason for the notification (please place an X inside the appropriate

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights

3. Full name of person(s) subject to the notification obligation:

Baillie Gifford & Co

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3.):


5. Date of the transaction (and date on which the threshold is crossed or 
reached if different):

11 January 2008

6. Date on which issuer notified:

15 January 2008

7. Notified details:

A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type of shares if    Situation previous to the Triggering transaction  
possible using the ISIN                                                      
                         Number of shares         Number of voting Rights    
Ordinary Share                                                               
                         36,925,556               36,925,556                 

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Class/type of      Number of shares Number of voting rights  % of voting rights
shares if possible                                                             
using the ISIN                                                                 
                   Direct           Direct    Indirect       Direct   Indirect 
Ordinary Share                                                                 
                   30,112,544                 30,112,544              4.94%    

B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction


Total (A+B)

Number of voting       % of voting rights   
30,112,544             4.94%                

8. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:

In the narrative below, the figures in [ ] indicate the amount of voting rights
and the percentage held by each controlled undertaking where relevant.

Baillie Gifford & Co, a discretionary investment manager, is the parent
undertaking of an investment management group.

Its wholly-owned direct subsidiary undertaking Baillie Gifford Overseas Limited
[6163400; 1.0%] is also a discretionary investment manager.

Its wholly-owned direct subsidiary undertaking Baillie Gifford Life Limited
[4665704; 0.8%] is a life assurance company which procures discretionary
investment management services from Baillie Gifford & Co in respect of its own
account shareholdings.

Its wholly-owned indirect (via Baillie Gifford Life Limited) subsidiary
undertaking Baillie Gifford & Co Limited [690983; 0.1%] is an OEIC Authorised
Corporate Director and Unit Trust Manager which has delegated its discretionary
investment management role to Baillie Gifford & Co.

Proxy Voting:

9. Name of the proxy holder:


10. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:


11. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights:


12. Additional information:


13. Contact name:

Francesca Todd, Company Secretarial Services

14. Contact telephone number:

020 7800 4900

16 January 2008