ACT Fire Brigade currently on scene at a small kitchen fire at the Abode Apartments, Gribble Street and Anthony Rolfe Avenue, Gungahlin.
Crews forced entry to the first floor apartment to extinguish the fire on a stove.
A nearby resident heard a ringing smoke alarm and called Emergency Triple Zero (000) at 8.06pm.
Two fire pumpers, the specialist Breathing Apparatus Unit, Hazardous Materials Van and a Command vehicle on scene.
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Crews currently conducting atmospheric monitoring.
No evacuations.No-one inside the apartment at time of fire.
Apartment sustained minor smoke damage.
Investigations into the cause of the fire underway.
9:10pm Saturday 24 September 2011