ACT Fire & Rescue are on scene at a pizza restaurant at the Florey shopping centre, Ratcliffe Crescent and Connah Street investigating smoke logging.
The area has been evacuated as a precaution.
Update to follow.
Building was unoccupied and firefighters were required to force entry.
Smoke was from a pizza oven.
Crews are currently conducting ventilation operations.
Quick thinking from a fire warden in the building notified crews with an Emergency Triple Zero (000) call at 10.24am.
Two fire pumpers, the Breathing Apparatus Van and a command vehicle attended.
Six businesses and approximately 40 people were evacuated as a precaution.
Fire crews will depart the scene shortly.
ACT Ambulance Service were also on scene supporting operations with no injuries reported.