A small fire inside a retirement facility in Bruce has been quickly extinguished.
ACT Fire & Rescue was alerted to the incident at the Calvary Retirement Village on Jaegar Corcuit at 4:21pm.
The fire was largely extinguished by an automatic sprinkler system when fire crews arrived.
A total of eight units were evacuated as a pre-caution. No one was injured.
Firefighters are now undertaking atmospheric monitoring inside the affected area.
Damage from the fire was minimal while there is extensive water damage from the sprinkler.