The LFX Group is a conglomerate of family owned companies that began in 1983 in industrial coatings as Lustre FX Pty Ltd. Since that time, the strength and size of the LFX Group has rapidly expanded both locally and internationally with a concentration on boutique multi-unit developments, high-end landscape, excavation and the manufacture of bespoke decorative coatings.

Over the years the company has enjoyed steady growth into a number of complimenting sectors, as well as financial and industrial stability. It has developed a reputation for excellence in construction, landscape and service sectors.

Bringing together a high level of skill across all the company divisions, the LFX Group have the ability to take an idea from inception and bring it to completion with upmost attention to quality and detail. The LFX Group is a one-stop shop for all of your project requirements.
The LFX Group is committed to its relationships with clients, staff, industry partners and the community.

Company Qualifications Include:
  • Commercial 'B Class' Builders License
  • Demolition Licence
  • Swimming Pool Builders License
  • Tradesmen's Certificate in Carpentry & Joinery
  • Tradesmen's Certificate in Welding & Boiler making
  • Tradesmen's Certificate in Landscaping
  • Diploma of Building and Construction
  • Certificate IV in Building and Construction
  • Diploma of Graphic Design
  • Asbestos Awareness & Removal
  • Confined Space Certification
  • Forklift License
  • Skid steer & Excavation License
  • Elevated Work Platform License
  • Testing and Tagging Certification
  • Scaffolding Certification
  • Explosive Power Tool Certification
  • OH&S White Card
  • MR & HR Vehicle License
  • Senior First Aid Certification
  • IRE Certification


Edward Richardson // CEO
Edward Richardson is the CEO of the LFX group of companies. With over 35 years of experience and knowledge in the industrial coatings and construction industry Edward has been the key to the company's growth and strength.

Always looking for cost effective solutions with high aesthetic results Ed has an extensive background in working with world renowned designers, artists and businesses at the top of their fields to close the gap between dream and reality. He brings this vast knowledge to the table and delivers on problems that other companies have not been able to come close to.

Edward now concentrates on the international growth of the company. Recently taking some of the companies products, patented IP / technology and branding to some major players within Dubai, India and Jakarta. With already a strong position with the brand in New Zealand, Korea, Manila and England, Edward is keen to further develope and nurture the company bonds.

Trent Richardson // Managing Director
Trent Richardson is the Managing Director of the groups locally based companies. Trent's hands on approach ensures he is involved in all aspects of client relations, staffing and day to day operations. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from all areas of the industry, with a building and design background he currently holds a B class commercial builders license and carpentry license.

Under Trent's leadership the LFX Group has become a well known provider of high quality and award winning construction, excavation and landscape services in Canberra, benefiting from strong relationships with major organisations and a high level of repeat business. He is always trying to push the company into new and exciting directions to further the quality, size and strength of the overall brand.

Andrew Fernance // Chief Financial Officer
Debby Thomas // Accounts Manager
Jason Sloan // Construction Manager
David Pilgrim // Earthworks Manager
Nick Dakin //  Project Manager


Health & Safety Management Standard AS/NZS 4801:2001
Environmental Management Standard ISO 14001:2004
Quality Management Standard
ISO 9001:2000

ACT Commercial Builders Licence 20131161

​NSW Commercial Builders Licence 294596C

ACT IRE Accreditation