Becoming French due to French children

What are the rules on French nationality if your children are French?   My wife and I have been in France 40 years and our children have been French for more than 25 years. Is there a simple procedure with less paperwork?  N.G.

In this case, yes, you can obtain French nationality via a simplified procedure – however, you still need to provide certain paperwork.

The requirement is to be the parent (or grandparent) of a French person, ...

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