Police are trying to locate wanted man Martin Phillips.

A warrant has been issued for his arrest, relating to multiple alleged assaults and forcible confinement.

The 35-year-old is described as about 170cms tall with a heavy build and a shaved head.

Police are urging people who see Martin not to approach him, instead appealing for information on his whereabouts.

Anyone who has information is urged to immediately contact ACT Police on 131 444.