Lismore is located approximately 14 miles from Dungarvan on the N.72 National Secondary route that connects Dungarvan and Mallow.
There are a wide range of services and community facilities available in Lismore.
Lismore has a modern and efficient sewage treatment system with spare capacity. The water supply for the town is adequate to meet existing needs, and will be improved under Stage 1 of the West Waterford Water Supply Scheme, for which consultants have been appointed to prepare Preliminary Report proposals.
The Development Strategy for Lismore is outlined in the 2003 Lismore Local Area Plan.