A further 2,000 tickets are being held in reserve, and Munster branch officials are confident that the ticket requirements of all Munster supporters wishing to travel will be met.
In a statement yesterday, the Munster branch added that all affiliated clubs and bodies of the Munster Branch will be issued with tickets, and these will go on sale at Thomond Park and Musgrave Park from 10am to 4pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday next, April 17, 18 and 19.
Credit card bookings can be made on 021 4315767 at these times. Prices will be 12 and 18.
Travel agents will receive an allocation if requested and Supporters Club members can order their tickets in the normal manner.
Members who have access to public sales outlets are encouraged to use same to alleviate administration.
Meanwhile, Leinster have announced that some 8,000 tickets for their semi-final against Perpignan at Lansdowne Road on Sunday April 27 have already been sold, all of them on-line, selling out the website allocation.
A further 15,000 have been purchased through Leinster clubs. The tickets cost 18, 32, 36, 44 and 52.
Such has been the demand, however, internet sales on www.IrishRugby.ie, www.LeinsterRugby.ie, and www.ticketmaster.ie, are all gone.
However, tickets can also be purchased from Ticketmaster by calling the following phone numbers: from within the Republic of Ireland - 0818 719 300; from Britain and Northern Ireland - 0870 243 44 55; from elsewhere - 00353 1 456 9569.
Tickets are also available from the Ticketmaster shop in St Stephen's Green Shopping Centre, Dublin.
Leinster have received an allocation of 32,000 tickets from the ERC, which includes 10,000 tickets returned from Perpignan.
“It is unfortunate that there is no provision made for school pupils, but this is outside our control,” a Leinster spokesperson said.
Tickets will be distributed to all affiliated clubs in Leinster, and a number will also be available from the following retail outlets: Elvery's Sports Stores in Dublin, Mullingar, Carlow, Westmeath, Tullamore and Athlone; Club on Grafton Street; Magee on Wicklow Street; Eden Park, Powerscourt Townhouse Centre; Active Sportswear, Blackrock Shopping Centre; Spar, Donnybrook; McLaughlin Sports, UCD; Champion Sports Stores, including those at the Pavilion Shopping Centre, Swords, The Square, Tallaght, Grafton Street, Liffey Valley Shopping Centre, and Jervis Street Shopping Centre.