Firefighters are currently investing a smell of gas on level two at The Canberra Hospital.
ACT Fire & Rescue has evacuated the building as a precaution.
UPDATE – 12.40pm
Three fire pumpers, the Hazardous Materials unit, the Bronto Skylift Hydraulic Platform and two commanders are on scene.
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Crews are still investigating with the Pathology building, building number 10 only evacuated.
Approximately 200-300 have been evacuated.
UPDATE – 1.23pm
The building has been given the all-clear with no cause of the smell of gas found.
Staff are returning to the area and firefighters will depart the scene shortly.
(ESA Media Release)