The community of Lumsden is located in Northern Southland and is a common halfway stop for travellers between Queenstown and Invercargill. Council representation and facilities in Lumsden are listed below.
Members of the Lumsden CDA are: Rob Scott, Gary Maclean, Greg Tither, Kevin Skoropada, Carolyn Smith, Morris Williams. The Council representative is Cr John Douglas.
The Lumsden dog map displays where dogs are allowed, where they need a lead and where they are prohibited.