(1) The Commission may decide to combine 2 or more public inquiries of a kind mentioned in section 152BCH.
(2) If the Commission makes such a decision:
(a) the Commission may publish a single notice relating to the combined inquiry under section 498 of the Telecommunications Act 1997 ; and
(b) the Commission may prepare a single discussion paper about the combined inquiry under section 499 of that Act; and
(c) the Commission may hold hearings relating to the combined inquiry under section 501 of that Act; and
(d) the Commission must ensure that each inquiry is covered by a report under section 505 of that Act, whether the report relates:
(i) to a single one of those inquiries; or
(ii) to any 2 or more of those inquiries.