(1)This section applies if 1 or more persons are invited under section 243(2)(b) to make submissions in response to the application.
(2)The commissioner must give written notice to the applicant advising that if the applicant wishes to reply to any of the submissions, the applicant must, within the period stated in the notice—
(a)apply to the commissioner to inspect the submissions; and
(b)make a written reply.
(3)The notice must state that the reply must be given to the commissioner and may only relate to issues raised by the submissions.
(4)The commissioner, by written notice given to the applicant, may extend the period for making the reply.