Q. What benefits are available for shareholders?


On board spending money per stateroom on sailings of 13 nights or longer (including world cruise) - £150

On board spending money per stateroom on sailings of 6 to 12 nights - £60

On board spending money per stateroom on sailings of 5 nights or less - £30

This benefit is available to shareholders holding a minimum of 100 shares of Carnival Corporation or Carnival plc.  Employees, travel agents cruising at travel agent rates, tour conductors or anyone travelling on a staff reduced rates, Travel Industry rates, or on a complimentary basis are excluded from this offer. All other fares types, including on board spending money benefits are currently combinable with shareholder benefits. This benefit is not transferable and cannot be used for purchasing art work, bingo, use in the casino, medical expenses and currency. It is non refundable/transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash on any of our facilities. Only one on board spending money per shareholder-occupied cabin. 


Please note that Shareholder Benefit is available to cruise departures up to and including 31 July 2018 when booked by 28 February 2018.  The Benefit is reviewed annually and when the Carnival Annual Report is released in March, page 4 will confirm if the benefit has been extended for a further year, please note, there is no guarantee of this. Details can be found on the Carnival Corporation Website.


To apply shareholder benefits to your booking please forward the following items to us by email,  fax or postal mail.  You will need to include the following details in your communication:


  • Your name
  • Booking Reference
  • Ship
  • Sailing date
  • Provide proof of ownership of Carnival plc stock or securities to Carnival UK. Examples of proof of ownership that will be accepted include dividend stubs, proxy statements or nominee statements. Please be sure to redact or otherwise black out your brokerage account number and all unrelated information about other investments before emailing any documents. Carnival plc is NOT responsible for financial information that has not been blacked out or deleted on documentation you submit to us.
  • To ensure your security is not compromised you will be required to provide updated proof of shares prior to each cruise departure All information received is deleted/shredded once viewed. We therefore highly recommend guests submit copies rather than any original document, as original documents will NOT be returned.


 If a Carnival share certificate issued by Equiniti is held, proof of shares will not be required. Simply email your reservation number, share certificate number and full name and address the shares are registered too to shareholderbenefits@carnivalukgroup.com


Email your share holder information to : shareholderbenefits@carnivalukgroup.com

Sending information by Fax - 023 8065 7360

Applications can be sent by postal mail for processing to:

Shareholder Benefits Team
Carnival UK
100 Harbour Parade
SO15 1ST

Applications should be made no later than two weeks prior to departure.
Applications will not be accepted once on board the ship.

On-board spending money can be used on a variety of purchases made on board from drinks to shore excursions, gratuities, gifts to select dining venues. 

On-board spending money cannot be used for purchasing art work, bingo, use in the casino, medical expenses and currency. It is non refundable/transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash on any of our facilities.

Please also see: How do I apply my shareholder benefits to my booking?

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