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Arqit Ltd - Cookie policy (PECR, GDPR and DPA 2018) (UK)

Our website https://www.arqit.uk uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good user experience when you browse our website and allows us to improve our site.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

In accordance with the EU Cookie Directive, we provide information on how we use these cookies. Wherever reasonably possible, we provide our website users with the means to control whether these cookies are stored:

  • Change your cookie preferences. If you wish to change your preference on the cookies we use, please see the information below on how to edit cookie settings within your chosen internet browser.

  • Browser Settings. You may safely block or delete any cookies generated by Arqit’s website using your web browser settings. However, this may detrimentally impact the performance, services and functionality provided.

  • Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 2 Years. If you are in doubt on anything set out above, we recommend that you take independent advice.

We use the following types of cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.

  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website more relevant to your interests.

Please note that the following third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These third-party cookies are likely to be analytical cookies, or performance cookies or targeting cookies:

  • [Google Inc]

To deactivate the use of third-party advertising cookies, please see the information below on how to edit cookie settings within your chosen internet browser.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them below:

Cookie Title, Cookie NamePurpose
Cookie Policy, cookieAcceptedThis cookie is used for our cookie notification banner. The cookie banner will appear the first time you enter our site and then disappear when you hit the Continue button. By doing this, we assume you consent to the use of cookies. If you choose to clear your cookies prior to each visit to our site, you will see the cookie banner upon entry to the site on each visit. Expiry = 1 year. More information: Strictly necessary cookie
Google Analytics, _gaThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. Expiry = 2 years. More information: Targeting cookie. More information available on https://support.google.com /analytics/answer/6004245

How to delete cookies from your chosen browser (these are the most popular):

  • Google Chrome

  1. Navigate to the Cookies section of your Chrome browser

  2. Select Remove All

  • Microsoft Edge

  1. Open Microsoft Edge

  2. Select Settings and more > Settings > Privacy, search, and services.

  3. Under Clear browsing data, select Choose what to clear.

  4. Under Time range, choose a time range.

  5. Select Cookies and other site data, and then select Clear now

  • Safari

  1. Select the Gears menu

  2. Select Reset Safari

  3. Select the Remove all website data checkbox

  4. Select Reset

  • Firefox

  1. Select the Firefox menu

  2. Select the Privacy tab

  3. Select the History section

  4. Select Remove Individual Cookies

  • Internet Explorer

  1. Select the Tools menu

  2. Select Delete Browsing History

  3. Select the Cookies checkbox

  4. Select Delete

Company Information and data protection query contact information:

Name: Arqit Ltd

Address: 3 More London Riverside, London, SE1 2RE, United Kingdom

Email contact: dataprotection@arqit.uk