The Big Ask

The Children’s Commissioner has launched the biggest ever consultation with children.

Dame Rachel De Souza, Children’s Commissioner for England, is launching ‘The Big Ask’, the largest ever consultation with children undertaken in England.

The survey will be live until May 19th and asks children across England to set out their priorities for improving childhood post-Covid.

The results from this survey will help the Children’s Commissioner identify the barriers preventing children from reaching their potential, put forward solutions and set ambitious goals for the country to achieve.

Children and young people can take part in the survey at

The Children’s Commissioner have lots of resources to support you implementing the survey with children and young people.

Watch Rachel De Souza introduce and explain the survey with the help of footballer Marcus Rashford.

Have a question? Find answers to common questions about The Big Ask.

If you want to talk to the team behind the survey you can contact them at