Buy, sell or transfer

Buying and selling ADSs

ADSs can be purchased via any of the following methods

  • Through a Stock Broker or Investment Advisor
  • Through Citibank's International Direct Investment Plan which offers existing shareholders and interested first-time investors a direct, affordable alternative for buying and selling Diageo ADSs.

Please note that Diageo and Citibank Shareholder Services are not able to offer investment advice. Should you have questions regarding investment in this Plan, kindly consult an independent financial advisor.

Transferring ADSs

Participants in Citibank's International Direct Plan can opt for the transfer of shares in either book entry or certificated form. You may transfer or gift ADSs in your account. Please contact Citibank Shareholder Services dedicated line for Diageo plc ADR 1-866-253-0933 to request an Enrolment Form or go online to

The international Direct Investment Plan ('IDI') is sponsored and administered solely by Citibank and not by Diageo. If you have any questions or would like to receive a brochure please contact Citibank Shareholder Services at 1-866-253-0933. You can also download an investment brochure featuring highlights of the Plan and an enrolment online at then clicking “Investors” then “Investment Plan/Services” then “International Direct Investment Plan,” and look for the Diageo plc brochure and enrolment form. . 

Changes in personal circumstances

Please contact Citibank Shareholder Services at 1-866-253-0933 regarding the following:

  • Change of address
  • Change of name
  • Change in bank details
  • Death of an ADR holder or transfer of ownership (and documentation requirements hereof)

Correspondence should be sent to: Citibank N.A.
PO Box 43077
RI 02940-5000

Feel free to contact CitiADR’s central shareholder services line toll free at 1-877-248-4237 or at 1-781-575-4555 for any other ADR related questions

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