One man has suffered a gunshot wound to his leg during a shooting at a Belconnen hotel on Wednesday morning.

Police were called to reports of the incident at about 9:30am.

They found the injured man at the scene, he’s now been transported to hospital.

Police are now investigating the incident and remain at the scene on Wednesday morning.

Anyone with an essential reason to be outside of their homes is urged to avoid the area near Chandler Street as those investigations continue.

Witnesses and anyone with information are urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.