ACT Fire & Rescue have extinguished a small kitchen fire on Barraclough Crescent, Monash.
Firefighters entered to find the home smoke logged and identified burning materials on a stove top.
HAZMAT crews are currently conducting atmospheric monitoring and ventilating the property to ensure it is safe to reoccupy.
Residents were alerted to the fire thanks to a working smoke alarm.
There are temporary traffic diversions in place on Barraclough Crescent and the community is asked to avoid the area where possible.