About CBF

Custom Built Fences (CBF) is an Australian-owned and operated company and is committed to being a one-stop fencing service for all our customers. 

Our team has a combined expert knowledge and years of experience to ensure you receive a high-quality and well-designed fence. We have a friendly and professional in-house team, including our General Manager, Managing Director, Sales Manager, Civil Engineer, Customer Relations Manager, and Accounts Manager. Our team also includes our Office Team, in-house Production and Fabrication team, Welders, Bricklayers, Renderers and Landscapers, and other reliable tradesmen. 

At CBF, we focus on understanding the needs of our clients. We will work with you the whole way through the process, coordinating every step. From design, permits, manufacturing, site preparation, to installation, as well as electrical works needed for automatic gates, lights, intercom systems, etc. 

All accessories for your fence and gates can be arranged by CBF to save you time, without the need for you to deal with multiple contractors.

To view our completed projects, click on the Gallery, for you to see our workmanship and gain some inspiration and ideas for your project!


Darko Szemeti

Director and Sales Manager

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Darko leads the team at CBF, supervising each step of the process with his vast knowledge of fencing. Darko has over 15 years’ experience in the industry, working in sales, manufacturing, and installation. Ensuring that he has the best knowledge of the designs and construction of your project. Darko is a registered Australian Builder, giving you the confidence that your fence is in the best hands.


Eleni Szemeti

Accounts Manager

Custom Built Fences Eleni

Eleni’s key role at CBF is to ensure all aspects of the business financially run efficiently and accurately. Working alongside our office team, to make certain that all administration is up to date and accurate.


Derek Bakken

General Manager

Derek is at the forefront of the business, guiding the team to acquire the best result for the customer. Derek’s experience in running multiple companies helps CBF to streamline our processes and procedures to guarantee high-quality manufacturing.


Andrew McCallum

Sales Consultant and Landscaping Specialist

Andrew’s experience in landscaping help in the design of your fence to best suit your home aesthetically. Establishing a fence design to suit the site specifications for the installation. 


Office Team

We have a terrific team in our office who will help you with your enquiry, invoicing, permits, etc. Permits are a timely process with every council having its procedures. With the knowledge our permits team has of each council, they will process the permit for submission to approval. Keeping you informed throughout the process. Our strong relationships with the councils and the building surveyors help in the permit process, easing the process for you. 


Production and Fabrication Team

Custom Built Fences Fabrication Team 1

Our production team consists of professionals who will manage your project from beginning to end. Working alongside our fabrication team through the manufacturing process. Custom Built Fences has a team of skilled welders who are experienced in their trade and will ensure the finishes on your project are A Grade.