We encourage all members of the public to visit for up to date information. 

At this point garbage and recycling pick up will continue.  Transfer site also continue to operate. 

Municipal office staff are required to report to work and the office will remain available to the public by phone or email.

Any payments may be made made online or left in Somerset at the mailbox located at the back of the office.  For the health and safety of staff they WILL NOT be handling any cash so please make other arrangements.

If you have any questions, please call the Municipality of Lorne at 204-744-2133, email or the Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes office at 204-248-7290, email

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Welcome to the Municipality of Lorne Website

The Municipality of Lorne is located in the south central part of Manitoba in the agricultural zone of Canada.  Lorne is bordered on the east by the Pembina Hills, on the north and west by the Tiger Hills, and on the south by the Pembina Valley.  The Municipality of Lorne is a picturesque region of gentle, rolling hills, and a patchwork of some of the most fertile fields in Manitoba.   The administrative office is located at 307 3rd Street in Somerset, Manitoba.

Utility Readings Meters are to be read quarterly for the communities of St. Leon, Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes and Somerset.  Please ensure your water reading is in to avoid estimation charges ($25.00).  Leave a message at 204-744-2133 or 204-248-7290, feel free to email your readings to or

Please be advised that when making payments online to the Municipality, please do not make payments on the due date.  It may take up to 3-5 business days for the payment to reach the office. Payments are only applied when the Municipal Office receives confirmation from the banking institution during regular business hours.  Although your payment leaves your bank account immediately, the office does not receive notification immediately.  Interest is applied to all accounts the first day of each month.

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