Director/PDMR Shareholding

| Source: EnQuest PLC
EnQuest PLC (the “Company”)
8 May 2014

Notification of transactions of directors and
persons discharging managerial responsibility

 Pursuant to the Company’s obligations under Disclosure and Transparency Rule
3.1.4R(1), the Company gives notice that on 7 May 2014 the following directors
and persons discharging managerial responsibility were granted options to
acquire the following number of ordinary shares of £0.05 each in the Company at
an exercise price of 102 pence per share, pursuant to the Rules of the EnQuest
PLC 2012 Sharesave Scheme (the "Scheme"):

Jonathan Swinney            8,823
Other Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibility
Neil McCulloch                  29,411
The Board of the Company adopted the Scheme in February 2012. The Scheme is an
HMRC-approved share plan under which all employees of the EnQuest group are
eligible to participate. The Scheme enables individuals to acquire shares in the
Company in a tax-efficient manner using monies saved from salary over a three or
five year period. Following a change in legislation, the total monthly saving
limit has been increased from £250 to £500, effective from 6 April 2014.

Contact for enquiries:
EnQuest PLC
Stefan Ricketts
General Counsel and Company Secretary
020 7925 4900