Out-Task Environmental commenced operations in October 2013, started by Richard Benns, an environmental scientist with many years’ experience working in the consultancy sector both in Australia and internationally. Richard has successfully steered the company to become a thriving small business and built up a client base in multiple industry sectors across Victoria and interstate.

Richard is ably supported by a pool of employees and subcontractors who assist on a project specific basis. Our workforce includes an environmental auditor, project managers, environmental engineers/scientists and specialists in the fields of hydrogeology, waste management, sustainability, ecology, risk assessment, environmental chemistry and GIS and database management.


Out-Task Environmental’s client base includes a range of public and private companies in various industry sectors and includes land redevelopers, town planners, water authorities, various civil and environmental consultancies, local councils, food manufacturers, abattoirs and meat processing facilities.