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Paper applications can be obtained in one of three ways: Contact HRD's 24-hour Examination Information Hotline at 617-878-9895, call toll free (outside of Boston within Mass.) at 1-800-392-6178, or visit the offices of the Human Resources Division located at One Ashburton Place, 3rd Floor, Room 301, Boston, MA 02108. Paper applications may also be available at city and town clerks' offices and civil service fire and police stations across the state. You may also apply online for these examinations (except Continuous Testing Program exams)