Our Story


Contessa, custom architectural lighting

Established in 1946 in Australia, Contessa’s dedication to the supply of quality lighting fixtures quickly set Contessa and the Contessa brand as a foremost custom lighting supplier in Australia.
Today, with over 70 years of experience in sourcing and manufacturing quality lighting products, our passion for delivering high quality, fit for purpose and fit for budget architectural lighting solutions has made us leading suppliers for residential, multi-residential, commercial and hospitability projects throughout Australia.
We work with architects, specifiers and re-sellers across Australia and New Zealand. Our staff are committed to working in a collaborative environment to find innovative design solutions that are unique to each project and provide a lasting outcome.

Australian Made

Contessa has been manufacturing in Australia since 1946 and is currently registered with australianmade.com.au

Deal with the Manufacturer

The majority of our architectural pendants are made here in Australia. Our manufacturing facilities are based 80kms south of Sydney NSW. Our staff are actively engaged in the manufacturing process so if any questions or queries arise, contact a consultant on 1300 887 948.
If you require any advice, concept design assistance or product information, get in touch with our team at Contessa. We are happy to assist in any way we can.